19 Samgakji (War Memorial Museum) – Inured to Pyongyang’s bluster and caught up in day-to-day existence, Seoul can often feel like the last place in the world affected by North Korea’s threats, but the War Memorial Museum and the sprawling US army base in Samgakji quickly remind one of geopolitical realities. The US military plans to decamp to Pyeongtaek by 2017, however, and there have been proposals to turn the former garrison into a park.

Seoul by subway: 25 stations, 25 neighbourhoods – in pictures

19 Samgakji (War Memorial Museum) – Inured to Pyongyang’s bluster and caught up in day-to-day existence, Seoul can often feel like the last place in the world affected by North Korea’s threats, but the War Memorial Museum and the sprawling US army base in Samgakji quickly remind one of geopolitical realities. The US military plans to decamp to Pyeongtaek by 2017, however, and there have been proposals to turn the former garrison into a park.

WWI, 1 June 1917, France; American nurses, probably at the US Army Base Hospital No 4, attached to No 9 General Hospital, situated at Le Madrillet in the southern suburb of Rouen. ©IWM Q 2336

WWI, 1 June 1917, France; American nurses, probably at the US Army Base Hospital No 4, attached to No 9 General Hospital, situated at Le Madrillet in the southern suburb of Rouen. ©IWM Q 2336

Declassified documents reveal Project Horizon: The Lunar Outpost of the US Army

Declassified documents reveal Project Horizon: The Lunar Outpost of the US Army

Soldier, Outdoor Portrait, WWII, HQ 2nd Battalion, 389th Infantry, US Army Military Base, Indiana, USA, 1942 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

Soldier, Outdoor Portrait, WWII, HQ 2nd Battalion, 389th Infantry, US Army Military Base, Indiana, USA, 1942 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

Scott Cunningham is an internationally published photographer and active duty US Army soldier currently based at Fort Irwin CA. His work has been featured in galleries and displays, in magazines, news reports, computer simulations, as well as numerous online media sources. His credits include 1st place in the National Guard and 3rd place in the Active Army in 2010 for images submitted for official military publications. His portfolio of fine art prints encompasses landscapes, cityscapes…

Scott Cunningham is an internationally published photographer and active duty US Army soldier currently based at Fort Irwin CA. His work has been featured in galleries and displays, in magazines, news reports, computer simulations, as well as numerous online media sources. His credits include 1st place in the National Guard and 3rd place in the Active Army in 2010 for images submitted for official military publications. His portfolio of fine art prints encompasses landscapes, cityscapes…

Husband was a US Army Recruiter at Apollo Beach from 2005 until 2009.

Husband was a US Army Recruiter at Apollo Beach from 2005 until 2009.

19 year-old US Army PFC Rachel Winner, 4th Squadron, 6th Air Cavalry Regiment, with a sleeping 4 year-old motherless Iraqi girl.The girl was one of the children attending a pediatric clinic on the base

19 year-old US Army PFC Rachel Winner, 4th Squadron, 6th Air Cavalry Regiment, with a sleeping 4 year-old motherless Iraqi girl.The girl was one of the children attending a pediatric clinic on the base

Peace, love, and marijana...not war. Activists Storm US Army Base to Plant Thousands of Marijuana Seeds

Activists Storm US Army Base to Plant Thousands of Marijuana Seeds

Peace, love, and marijana...not war. Activists Storm US Army Base to Plant Thousands of Marijuana Seeds

Shocking footage shows US Army base on fire in Japan

Huge explosions at US army base in Japan as warehouse burns and emergency services rush to scene

Shocking footage shows US Army base on fire in Japan

Huge explosions at US army base in Japan as warehouse burns and emergency services rush to scene - Mirror Online

Huge explosions at US army base in Japan as warehouse burns and emergency services rush to scene

Huge explosions at US army base in Japan as warehouse burns and emergency services rush to scene - Mirror Online

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