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War Memorial Sites in Asia

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Historical Military Sites in Asia
Vietnam War tank

A tank used in the Vietnam War

Photo by Greg Rodgers

Asia has always served as the battleground for many major US conflicts. Vietnam, Korea, Japan, and other parts of Southeast Asia are filled with war memorial sites where the mettle of the bravest heroes was tested.

You have undoubtedly heard of Iwo Jima and Okinawa, but what about the multitude of other sites dotted through Asia? Many war monuments and battlegrounds in Asia remain relatively unknown despite the great sacrifices made there. From small islands in Southeast Asia to the sites of famous battles, a tour of any of these war memorial sites in Asia is fascinating.

Take a few minutes to read and learn about these lesser-known war memorials to help remember the brave who weren't just visiting there on holiday.

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