Patriotic Martyrs' Cemetery

The Patriotic Martyrs' Cemetery is a national cemetery in North Korea located in Sinmi-ri, Hyongjesan-guyok, Pyongyang.[1] Founded on September 17, 1986, it is officially reserved for people who contributed to the "liberation of the country" and "socialist construction". Buried here are many veterans of the Korean independence movement, army and national officials, and outstanding citizens in the fields of science, medicine, and literature.

Patriotic Martyrs' Cemetery
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Revised RomanizationAeguk Yeolsa Neung
McCune–ReischauerAeguk Ryŏlsa Rŭng

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Among those interred here are:

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  • Sin Un-ho, officer of KPA[5]
  • Son Chang Gu, hospital section chief[5]

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  • U Chi-son (우치선/于致善; 1919–2003), ceramic artist

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b www.pyongyangtimes.com.kp http://www.pyongyangtimes.com.kp/?bbs=37201. Retrieved March 18, 2021. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ 북한의 열사릉, 그 상징과 폭력: 혁명열사릉과 애국열사릉. Prometheus (in Korean). August 13, 2013. Archived from the original on December 24, 2013. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  3. ^ a b c d "Remains of martyrs buried in Patriotic Martyrs Cemetery in Sinmi-ri". www.pyongyangtimes.com.kp. Retrieved September 19, 2021.
  4. ^ 북한의 열사릉, 그 상징과 폭력: 혁명열사릉과 애국열사릉 (in Korean). Prometheus. August 13, 2006. Archived from the original on December 24, 2013. Retrieved July 7, 2015.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Remains of martyrs buried in Patriotic Martyrs Cemetery in Sinmi-ri". www.pyongyangtimes.com.kp. Retrieved March 18, 2021.
  6. ^ https://dailynk.jp/archives/40544 DailyNK Japan(デイリーNKジャパン
  7. ^ "Composer Kim Ok Song". Naenara. March 23, 2013. Retrieved May 16, 2016.
  8. ^ 작곡가 김옥성 [Composer Kim Ok Song]. Naenara (in Korean). March 14, 2013. Retrieved May 16, 2016.
  9. ^ 이승기. terms.naver.com (in Korean). Retrieved January 3, 2021.

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Coordinates: 39°8′14″N 125°43′39″E / 39.13722°N 125.72750°E / 39.13722; 125.72750