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UNC/CFC/USFK commander welcomes ROK JCS chairman

PA-001-22 | July 11, 2022

USAG Humphreys, Republic of Korea —

Gen. Paul LaCamera, commander of United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command and United States Forces Korea, hosted an honor guard ceremony to welcome Gen. Kim Seung Kyum, the Republic of Korea’s incoming chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at United States Army Garrison – Humphreys, today.

유엔군사령부/연합군사령부/주한미군사령관 폴 러캐머라 대장이 오늘 험프리스 미군기지에서 대한민국 합동참모의장 김승겸 대장의 취임을 환영하는 의장행사를 개최하였다.

 

The ceremony occurred at Barker Field, home to UNC and USFK headquarters, and included approximately 100 distinguished ROK-U.S. military leaders and guests.

금일 행사는 유엔군사령부 및 주한미군사령부가 위치한 캠프 험프리스 바커필드에서 개최되었으며, 100 여명의 한미 군 지도부 및 관계자들이 참석하였다.

 

Gen. LaCamera was pleased to welcome Gen. Kim and reaffirmed his commitment to strengthening a robust combined defense posture and the ironclad ROK-U.S. alliance with Gen. Kim, who was appointed as the ROK military’s highest-ranking officer, July 5.

러캐머라 사령관은 김승겸 합참의장을 환영하며 강력한 연합방위태세와 철통같은 한미동맹 강화 의지를 재확인 하였으며, 김승겸 대장은7월 5일 현역장교 중 최고의 서열을 가지는 합참의장으로 임명되었다.

 

The detailed ceremony included music from the Eighth Army Band and an inspection of the troop formation.

금일 행사에는 미 8 군 군악대 연주 및 열병이 포함되었다.

 

Gen. Kim is the 43rd chairman since the position was established in 1954. His career has included assignments as CFC deputy commander, ROK army vice chief of staff, and commanding general of ROK army 3rd Corps.

1954년 이래 제 43대 합참의장으로 임명된 김승겸 대장은 한미연합군사령부 부사령관, 대한민국 육군 참모차장, 대한민국 육군 제 3군단 군단장을 역임하였다.

 

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