Interview in South Korean television

During a live broadcast in Seoul, where AMF participated, people related to the Swedish hospital in Busan could call in and tell their story. A total of eight people called in and shared their stories.

Swedish War Veterans guest of honor on photo exhibition in Busan

On September 13, 2017, a photo exhibition about the Swedish Red Cross Hospital in Busan was inaugurated. Busan Metropolitan City and the Busan Tourism Organisation invited Swedish war veterans and their family members to attend the inauguration that was also attended by the Swedish Ambassador and other dignitaries. A high light was the meeting between…

The History

Swedish Red Cross Field Hospital (SRCH) in Korea, 1950-54 Two days after North Korea attacked South Korea on June 25, 1950, the UN Security Council adopted a resolution which called member countries to support South Korea. Already in the beginning of July, the Swedish Government announced that it was prepared to consider using measures of…

The Project

The Swedish Army, Navy and Air Force Film Foundation, has initiated the production of a video documentary about the Swedish Korean War Veterans. The documentary will be offered to the broadcasting market worldwide. We offer You the unique possibility to take part in this urgent project. By securing the financing we together can ensure that…

Doctors on the Frontline

As the war continued to intensify, the number of casualties continued to increase. In September 23, 1950, a medical Service unit from Sweden arrived in Korea, followed by those from India, Denmark, Norway and Italy. Their expedient rescue and treatment activities saved numerous lives. Without these medical personnel who came to alleviate our suffering, the…