World Ch. Schedule : WED 09:05 KST
* Date : 2014-06-11
The stories of the survivors from the Battle of Nakdong River.
During the Korean War, the fiercest battle was the Battle of Nakdong River of 1950. For 55 days, invading North Korean troops crossed arms with South Korean and allied soldiers determined to hold the line at the Nakdong River. The stories of student soldiers and survivors from the battle and Mt. Eorae, a pivotal spot during the battle, bring the battle back to life. What does the Battle of Nakdong River mean to them?
US and allied soldiers join the Battle of Nakdong River.
The Battle of Nakdong River wasn't solely South Korea's fight. With the help of US and allied forces, South Korea achieved victory. How do the allied soldiers think of the Korean War? We also present the story of a soldier who lost his twin brother in the war, and learn more about the spirit of courage and sacrifice.
The search for bodies from the Battle of Nakdong River
All battles have survivors and casualties, and efforts are ongoing to find more soldiers who fell during the battle. Even today, there is someone waiting to be discovered. No matter what happens, no man will ever be left behind.
It is thanks to the soldiers that Korea is what it is today. Arirang Prime recounts what is arguably the fiercest battle of the Korean War.