Red Cross Medal For War In Korea 1953

DNK038 Dansk Røde Kors Mindetegn for Krigsfange-udvekslingen i Korea 1953

  • Medal was instituted on 2 October 1956.
  • Medal was awarded for medical support during the Korean War. Denmark sent a hospital ship, the MS Jutlandia, equipped with surgical, internal medicine, dental, and radiology capabilities. Close to 5000 allied soldiers and more than 6000 Korean civilians received medical treatment during its three tours of duty.