Cold War Files: All Units: Events: Hungnam Operation is Complete

December 24, 1950
Hungnam Operation is Complete

Hungnam Operation is complete— The 3d Infantry Division sails for Pusan from Hungnam, completing the evacuation of the port city. In all, ships evacuated 105,000 Americans and South Korean soldiers, 91,000 civilian refugees, 17,500 vehicles and about 350,000 tons of cargo. Aircraft have flown out about 3,600 men, along with 196 vehicles and 1,300 tons of supplies.

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