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Monument to the “Sherman Incident”, Pyongyang, May 2009
From collection of T. Morris-Suzuki
Monument to the “Sherman Incident”, Pyongyang, May 2009. The Sherman Incident was a clash between the armed crew of a merchant vessel, the General Sherman, and Korean authorities and civilians which occurred in 1866, and is viewed as a crucial historical event in North Korean historiography.
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