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Seeking veterans who have served in Korea during the Korean War and have not received their Ambassador for Peace Medal yet.

Seeking veterans who have served in Korea during the Korean War and have not received their Ambassador for Peace Medal yet.

Are you a Korean War Veteran in Washington State?

Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Seattle seeks Korean War veterans to honor with the Ambassador for Peace Medal.

If you served in the Korean War, you may be eligible for the Ambassador for Peace Medal. This commemorative medal is an expression of appreciation from the Korean government to American service men and women who served in the Korean War. The Ambassador for Peace Medal was first presented to veterans as a special memento for those of who returned to South Korea through the ‘Revisit Program’. The honor has since expanded to veterans who cannot travel long journey to Korea.

To be eligible, veterans must have served during the Korean War from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953.

It is also available for the veterans who participated in UN peacekeeping operations until the end of 1955.

A Luncheon will be hosted by the Consul General of the Republic of Korea in Vancouver, WA, on November 26, 2019 at 12:00

The Ambassador for Peace Medal and Certificate will be presented to all eligible veterans in attendance as an expression of appreciation from the Korean government to American service men and women.

RSVP Required by November 19, 2019

Please respond with your name and dates of service, along with the name of your guest for the luncheon to: jenniferm@dva.wa.gov or 360-725-2169

The things we need to know are:
•Veteran’s Full Name
•Branch of Service
•Dates served in Korea
•Mailing Address