Korean War vets eligible for medal

Medal extended to Canadian veterans who have not returned to Korea

If you served in Korean War, you may be eligible for the Korean Ambassador for Peace Medal.

This commemorative medal is an expression of appreciation from the Korean government to Canadian service men and women who served in the Korean War.

The Ambassador for Peace Medal was awarded to veterans who participated in Korea’s Revisit Program, but has now been extended to Canadian veterans who have not returned to Korea.

For further information, please email Royal Canadian Legion No. 54 (Sooke) service officer Camille Tkacz at Tkacz.ayotte@shaw.ca.