Han Min-goo

General Han Min-goo aboard the USS George Washington (CVN 73).

General Han Min-goo (born 1951), ROKA, was the 40th Chief of Staff of the Republic of Korea Army & 36th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Korea Armed Forces.[1] He is now a Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea.

His assignments prior to assuming Army Chief of Staff were Chief of Strategic Planning, ROK Army Headquarters; Commanding General, 53rd Infantry Division; Commanding General, Capital Defense Command; Deputy Chief of Staff of the Republic of Korea Army.

Education

References

  1. ^ Kim, Kwang-Tae (June 17, 2010), "SKorea's new army chief vows to beef up readiness",  .

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Preceded by
Lim Choung-bin
Chief of Staff of the Republic of Korea Army
2009-2010
Succeeded by
Hwang Ui-don
Preceded by
Lee Sang-eui
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
&
Chief Director of the Joint Defense Headquarters

2010-2011
Succeeded by
Jeong Seung-jo
Preceded by
Kim Kwan-jin
Republic of Korea Minister of National Defense
2014-
Succeeded by
Incumbent