The Korean War was a conflict that took place in the 1950s. It involved North Korea and South Korea. American and British soldiers fought in the war.

Jeremy was an American soldier who fought in the war. (PROSE: Waiting for Jeremy) Private Alistair Gordon Lethbridge-Stewart (on national service), Sergeant Johnny Rivers, and 2nd Lt. Spencer Pemberton of the Parachute Regiment, 3rd Battalion all fought in the war, with Lethbridge-Stewart going on leave in 1951. (PROSE: The Devil Goblins from Neptune, The Ambush!, Mutually Assured Domination) Pemberton mentored the young private. (PROSE: The Ambush!)