korea rebornFRANKFORT Ky. (11/10/13) - The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs (KDVA) invites Kentucky’s Korean War veterans to pick up their free copy of a beautiful hardbound, 160-page coffee-table book entitled Korea Reborn: A Grateful Nation Honors War Veterans for 60 Years of Growth. The book is available at KDVA headquarters in Frankfort beginning Tuesday, Nov. 12.

The issuance of the book is part of the congressional resolution designating 2012-2013 as the Year of the Korean War Veteran and recognizing the 60th anniversary of the Korean War.

Funding for the book was provided by the South Korean public and private sectors.

“We would like every Korean War veteran in Kentucky interested in this book to receive a copy,” said Ken Lucas, commissioner of KDVA. “We are unfortunately unable to mail copies to veterans, but they will be available at KDVA field offices around the state.”

The Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs is located at 1111B Louisville Rd. in Frankfort, on the lower level of the National Guard Association building. For field office locations around the state, visit http://veterans.ky.gov/Benefits/fieldreps/Pages/default.aspx For more information about Korean Reborn, visit http://www.remembermyservice.com/samplekorea.html

SurfKY News
Information provided by Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

In Other News...

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/28/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Tuesday, July 28.… Read More

Work Begins Today on First United Bank Plaza

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/29/15) — The city has awarded a bid to a Madisonville company for the construction of the First… Read More

Most Read This Week

July 23, 2015 14647

UPDATE: Family Confirms Body of Missing Teen…

by Shawn Freels, SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 5061

Death of Central City Man in Dawson Springs Under…

by SurfKY News
July 23, 2015 4383

Woman Accused of Striking Juvenile with Metal Belt

by SurfKY News
July 22, 2015 4361

No. 9 Steakhouse Suffers Fire; Owners Vow to…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 3614

School System Announces Free Lunch/Breakfast at…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

July 02, 2015 19464

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 17, 2015 15566

Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 28, 2015 1809

Hanson Youth Wins Soap Box Derby World…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1695

Heavy Rains, Two Wrecks Impede WKP Travel

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1343

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1175

Bud's Gun Shop to Re-Open Uncle Lee's

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1072

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 1013

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 29, 2015 957

Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 947

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
July 28, 2015 798

Hopkins County Traffic Advisory

by SurfKY News
July 27, 2015 643

Hopkins County Fair Underway

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News