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UN Memorial Cemetery, Busan
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Visit UN Memorial Cemetery, the final resting place for 2,300 soldiers and non-combatants killed during the Korean War. A burial ground for United Nations Command casualties, the cemetery represents the only site of its kind in the world, highlighting the international scope of the war on the Korean Peninsula. Permanent memorials--29 in total--stand in the cemetery, with the nationalities of the deceased all represented in separate memorials, displaying symbols of national identity as well as of international cooperation. Plan your visit to UN Memorial Cemetery and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Busan vacation builder.
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  • Any one who has read about the Korean War should visit this cemetery. It is nicely laid out with plenty of trees and flowers. The visitor centre provides a short video giving the background to this ce...  more »
  • The UN Memorial Cemetery is a well administered, beautifully maintained final resting place for many allied soldiers who died during the Korean War. If you have time during your visit to Busan, drop i...  more »
  • "We engrave your names in our hearts with love, We inscribe your names in our land with appreciation" is the beautiful sentiment written on the Wall of Remembrance at the UN Memorial Gardens. The gard...  more »