Battle of Taegu

The Battle of Taegu was an engagement between United Nations Command (UN) and forces early in the , with fighting continuing from August 5–20, 1950 around the of Taegu, Korea.

It was a part of the Battle of Pusan Perimeter, and was one of several large engagements fought simultaneously.

The battle ended in a victory for the UN after their forces were able to drive off an offensive by People’s Army (KPA) divisions attempting to cross the Naktong and assault the .