Incident at No Gun Ri

Korean Peasants Recall Death and Terror Beneath a Bridge

By SANG-HUN CHOE
Associated Press Writer

NO GUN RI, South Korea (AP) -- Some tell the story haltingly, others in a rush of words, a few in tears -- a tale of terror and death in the early days of the Korean War.



'It's Been Good To Talk About These Things'

By CHARLES J. HANLEY
and MARTHA MENDOZA
Associated Press Writers

They walked through hell together once, young men shoulder to shoulder. Now they're old and torn apart, over what to forget, what to remember, what to tell.



U.S. Army -- 1st Cavalry Division

Table of Organization


By The Associated Press

A chronology of the Korean conflict, sometimes called America's "forgotten war."



No Gun Ri -- Transliterating From Korean Can Confuse

By SANG-HUN CHOE
Associated Press Writer

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Variations in translating from one alphabet to another produce various spellings for the South Korean village where the 1950 mass killing took place. Different documents and maps call it No Kun Ri, Ro Keun Ri, No Keunri, Rok In Ri and No Gun Ri.



Strafing Incidents

Witnesses Say U.S. Bombs Set Off Cave Inferno, Killed Hundreds

By SANG-HUN CHOE
Associated Press Writer

When the American firebombs hit, villagers said, hundreds of terrified refugees trapped in the cave rushed for the entrance. But only a dozen escaped with their lives.



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