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How many Americans served in the Korean War?

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May 18, 2008 7:49PM

1,789,000 Americans served in the Korean war. Some 33,600 were killed in action. More than 3,200 died in non-hostile incidents. More than 8,100 are still missing. These figures originate with the Defense Department, which has slightly more exact statistics in each case.