(VIDEO) Korean War Vet Meets The Woman He Saved | American Military News

(VIDEO) Korean War Vet Meets The Woman He Saved

(VIDEO) Korean War Vet Meets The Woman He Saved Featured Screen-Shot-2013-10-10-at-4.23.23-PM

Over 60 years ago, America was entering it’s final year in the bloody Korean War. It carries with it painful memories for many vets, but not this one.

Amid a fierce firefight, a small child was severely burned and carried 5 miles in the freezing cold by her mother to an American base in Korea. She was saved by a 22-year old American soldier who pleaded she be airlifted.

When the story got to Korea, a bulletin was put out and here is what happened: