During the war in
Naval forces came from
This page contains only those ships that have been depicted on stamps, either as a commemoration of the Korean War, or because of some other reason. Therefore this is not a complete overview of the ships that served in the war.
The general history of the Korean War can be found on the appropriate page Korean War.
Individual persons are listed in the persons catalogue.
Laid down in 1944 as a Loch Class
Frigate 'HMS Loch Kilbernie'. Designated for anti-submarine and escort duties.
Redesigned and completed in 1948 and renamed 'HMS Mounts Bay'. The ship was
commissioned in April 1949 and had 157 officers and men. Commissions:
The story of HMS Mounts Bay in the Korean War by Don Giles, veteran.