Thomas Nuzzo

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Thomas Nuzzo (82) was born in NYC. He was attending college when he was drafted in NYC. His military service was carried out from 1953 to December 1954. During his service period, he went to Pusan, Korea and was stationed at Kwan Di-Ri on Soyang Gang from August 1953 to November 1954. He served in the US Army 10 Corps as a PFC. He was in charge of Infantry and Troop Information and Education. After returning to the United States, he returned to college and graduated Fordham University. After being discharged from military service, he taught English and History. The most memorable experience of the war for him was the training of the ROK 1st Army staff, and what impacted him most was his personal relationships with Koreans and Americans. His hobbies include the guitar, art, sports, and photography.


Thomas Nuzzo with Tent Boy Chang Bin Han

In Ja Park in her best hanbok.

A picture of Thomas Nuzzo

Soyang Gang (River)


A Typical Tent

Korean boy with A-Frame

Chunchon Covered Marketplace 1954

Chunchon Covered Marketplace 2000

Nuzzo with Chunchon kids

Chunchon Children Playing

Army Camp

Army Tent

Nuzzo on Guard Duty

Sambatt Village

Sambatt Village Homes 1954

Sambatt Village Homes 2000

Korean Traditional House

Nuzzo at "Korea Waldorf Astoria"

Villagers Cooking Rice

Sambatt Villagers and Nuzzo at the well

Sister carrying Brother

Sambatt Village children with Nuzzo

Nuzzo with Korean child

Nuzzo enjoying Korean noodles

Sambatt Village well

Loyal wife

War and Peace