Korean War Veteran Carl House Oral History Interview

The Korean War began on June 25, 1950 and ended with an armistice agreement about three years later in July 1953. Korean War veteran Carl… read more

The Korean War began on June 25, 1950 and ended with an armistice agreement about three years later in July 1953. Korean War veteran Carl House recounted his part in the amphibious landing at Inchon, a victory for U.N. forces which turned the tide early in the war, and talked about the surprise Chinese counterattack and intense combat at the Battle of Chosin Reservoir where he was captured. He also detailed the squalid conditions and suffering he endured as a prisoner of the Chinese. The Korean War Legacy Foundation conducted this interview in Louisville, Kentucky in 2015. close

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Korean War Veteran Carl House Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
473423-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
First Aired:
Jul 05, 2020 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 06, 2020 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jul 05, 2020 | 2:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 06, 2020 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3