Christmas Remembered At The Memorial
December 24, 2007 (Camp Beauregard, LA) A Christmas Wreath was presented in memoriam for all veterans of Korea at the National Memorial on The Mall in Washington, DC. National President Louis Dechert requested KWVA member Richard H Pak R039509, a Korean-American veteran (Captain, USA Signal Corps, 2d ID) to place the Christmas Wreath on December 24.
On January 5, 2008, Dechert announced the personal appointment of Captain Pak as his Aide for the Washington, DC, Embassy of Korea, and other ROK contacts.
Captain Pak is a management graduate of the University of Maryland and lives in Maryland with his family.