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  1. 2013.06.21 The 65th ROK Armed Forces Day (1)
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The 65th ROK Armed Forces Day

English 2013.06.21 14:39

The 65th ROK Armed Forces Day (1 October)

Prelude (July - September)
● Increase public interest
※  Cultural  and sport events, advertising campaigns

Main Event (1 October)
● Opening: "United with the People"
※ Concerts and video clips
● Main ceremony: "Always Loyal"
※ Presidential review of troops, congratulatory address
● Closing: "Guardian of Peace"
※ HALO jump, martial arts demonstration, air show
● Parade: "The Walk Together"
※ Namdaemun-Gwanghwamun-Dongdaemun·Seodaemun

Special Events
● Open events for the general public
※ Military equipment and materiel exhibitions across Seoul (around 1 October)
※ Musical THE PROMISE showing (26 September - 6 October)
※ Army: Ground Forces Festival (2-6 October)
※ Navy: Marine Week 2013 (October)
※ Air Force: air show (25-27 October), ADEX (29 October - 3 November)

 

ROK Armed Forces Day History
The Republic of Korea celebrates Armed Forces Day annually on 1 October. It commemorates the founding of ROK armed forces and honors the brave men and women in uniform who served their country in times of both war and peace.

January 1946 : The national guard is created, followed by each armed service's birthday.

※ Army Day (2 October), Navy Day (11 November), Air Force Day (1 October)

September 1956 : 1 October is designated as Armed Forces Day.
※ commemorates the advance by ROK 3ID across the 38th parallel during the Korean War
※ elevated to the status of a national event

April 1993 : marks the beginning of a quinquennial celebration of Armed Forces Day in conjunction with the inauguration of a new President.

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Upcoming Events

English 2013.06.21 14:20

Battles of Imjin River?Gapyeong  Remembrance Day
○ Date: 23-24 April (Wed)
○ Venue: Commonwealth memorials at Paju City and Gapyeong County
○ Commemoration ceremony, battlefield visit, luncheon for veterans

 

Battles of Jipyong-ni and Arrowhead Remembrance Day
○ Date: 30 May (Thu)
○ Venue: French memorial at Yangpyeong County
○ Commemoration ceremony, equipments exhibition, battlefield visit, luncheon for veterans, activities for locals

 

Battle of the Nevada Cities Remembrance Day
○ Date: 28 May (Tue)
○ Venue: Paju City
○ Commemoration ceremony, martial arts and honor guard performance, luncheon for veterans, battlefield visit

※ The US 5th Regiment, 1st Marine Division, successfully repelled a massive assault by the Chinese 120th Division, inflicting heavy casualties upon the enemy, at the Nevada outpost complex (OPs Vegas, Reno, Carson) near Panmunjom. The battle took place from 26 to 30 March, 1953.

 

Battle of Chuncheon Victory Day
○ Date: 21-22 June
○ Venue: Chuncheon City
○ Celebration event, battle re-enactment, luncheon, parade, exhibition

 

Battle of Korean Strait Victory Day
○ Date: 25-26 June
○ Venue: Busan City
○ Celebration event, battle re-enactment, naval review, ROKN vessel open to the public

International Academic Conference on the Significance of the Korean War Armistice Agreement
○ Date: 26 July (Fri) 12:30~20:00
○ Venue: Korea Press Center (International Conference Room)

 

The 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice Agreement Official Commemoration 
○ Date: 27 July (Sat) 10:00
○ Venue: War Memorial of Korea
○ Attendees: UN and UNC Sending States representatives, veterans, locals
○ Commemoration ceremony, remarks of appreciation by ROK government, veterans parade

 

Combined Maritime Exercise
○ Date: 25-26 July
○ Venue: Busan City (COMROKFLT)
○ Combined maritime exercise, luncheon for veterans, visit to the UN Cemetery, ROKS DOKDO open to the public

Kaiser Memorial Hall Dedication Ceremony
○ Date: mid September
○ Venue: Gapyeong County
○ 40ID veterans visit, dedication ceremony, lunchoen for veterans

※ Gayeong Highschool was founded by the US 40th Infantry Division during the Korean War. The unit's active-duty representatives and veterans have attended the school's graduation ceremony ever since. The memorial hall was built to honor this unique relationship.

 

Air Force Victory Day
○ Date: mid September
○ Venue: Gangneung AFB (ROKAF 18FW)
○ Celebration event, re-enactments, air show by the Black Eagles (ROKAF air demonstration squadron)

※ Air Force Victory Day celebrates major victories of the Republic of Korea Air Force during the Korean War, including, but not limited to, the Bombing of Seungho-ri.

 

Battle of Hwaryeongjang Victory Day
○ Date: 6 September (Fri)
○ Venue: Sangju City
○ Celebration event, concert, exhibition, parade

※ The ROK Army 17th Regiment achieved a decisive victory over the nK 15th Division near Hwaryengjang, consolidating the Pusan Perimeter and changing the momentum of the war.

 

Battle of Nakdong River Victory Day
○ Date: 12-13 September
○ Venue: Chilgok County
○ Celebration event, battle re-enactment, exhibitions

Battle of Incheon Victory Day
○ Date: 14-15 September
○ Venue: Incheon City
○ Celebration event, wreath-laying, parade

Seoul Liberation Day
○ Date: 28 September (Sat)
○ Venue: War Memorial of Korea
○ Celebration, luncheon for veterans, ROK flag hosting demonstration

※ After the success of Incheon landings, ROK and UN forces advanced to Seoul and liberated the city in 13 days, providing a tremendous boost to the morale of ordinary Koreans.

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The Birth of ROK-US Alliance

English 2013.06.21 14:13

The Birth of ROK-US Alliance
Founded upon the 1953 Mutual Defense Treaty between the ROK and US governments (1 October 1953)
● Established USFK against nK invasion and armed threats (28500 troops as of present)
● a fruit of combined efforts to ensure peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula
○ Transition of peacetime OPCON from US to ROK (1 December 1994)
※Wartime OPCON transition (due in December 2015)

The Role of ROK-US Alliance
Prevention of nK invasion and provocation
Support ROK military buildup for social and economic development
Improvement of combined and joint warfighting capabilities through ROK-US combined exercises
○ Important asset to national defense as the strongest alliance in the world
※ USFK valued at 28 trillion won ($28 billion)

 

 

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