KATUSA Soldier recognized for military service
On Camp Casey in Dongducheon Oct. 16, officials hold a ceremony to recognize the military service of a KATUSA – a South Korean Soldier assigned to the U.S. Army.
The KATUSA, Sgt. Kim Kon-woo of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison Area I, is scheduled to end his 21 months of military service Oct. 17.
Kim was presented a lapel button bearing the legend "Honorable Service KATUSA,” a certificate of appreciation, a framed map of Camp Casey, and a commemorative medallion.
Making the presentation was Command Sgt. Maj. Jason R. Copeland, U.S. Army Garrison Casey’s senior enlisted leader.
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