No. 77 Squadron became not only the first Australian squadron, but the first of the whole British Commonwealth to enter the fighting.
The Squadron carried out 81,872 individual sorties, destroying 3,700 buildings, 1,500 vehicles and 16 bridges.
It shot down three MiG-15's and three other enemy fighters
My uncle Keith Inglis was in Korea as an armourer at Kimpo Airbase.