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  1. Truman and Korean War

  2. Election of 1948 • Rep. Control Congress • Rep. – Tom Dewey – moderate • Democrats Split • Harry S. Truman • Strom Thurmond • Henry A. Wallace

  3. Fair Deal • Min. Wage • Soc. Sec. • Clear Slums • Low Income Homes • TVA • But lost on… • Civil Rights • Nat’l Health Ins. • Repeal of Tariff • Fed aid to Education • Farm Incomes

  4. Korean War

  5. USSR takes control to 38th parallel • 1948 – S. Korea - Rhee elected president • N. Korea declares Peoples Republic • North militarizes, South does not • June 25, 1950 North attacks

  6. June 27th, U.N. reacts • General Douglas MacArthur • Pusan • Invades Inchon

  7. Mac Arthur on his own Mission • Communists China’s threat • Mac Arthur to the Yalu River • “Volunteer” Chinese • Back to the 38th parallel

  8. April 11, 1951 – Mac Arthur fired

  9. Peace Talks • June 1951 • Panmunjon – 2 years • July 27, 1953 Truce • Police Action • Casualties

  10. Demilitarized Zone