This week in history, in 1950, the United States entered combat in the Korean War. When the war ended, Korea was still divided and the death toll was over 2.5 million. Do you have American ancestors that fought in this war? The records that still exist are held at the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. Louis, MO. Click this link https://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records to begin your records request.