UNCMAC Senior Member

Major General Kang, In Soon

Major General Kang, In Soon was born in 1965 in the Republic of Korea. He commissioned in 1988 from the Korean Military Academy where he earned his Bachelors of German Studies. He earned a Master's Degree of International Relations at the National Defense University. Major General Kang has also completed the Courses of Higher Officials.
 
EDUCATION
1988
 Bachelor of German Studies, Korean Military Academy
1993
 Advanced Military Course, German Military Occupational Specialty Academy
1998
 Master of International Relations, National Defense University
2012
 Policy Course, German Marshall Center
2014
 Course of Higher Officials, National Defense University
   
 
ASSIGNMENTS
2004
 Ⅶth Corps, Chief of Operations Planning Branch
2006
 11th Mechanized Infantry Division, 37th Tank Battalion Commander
2008
 11th Mechanized Infantry Division, G-3
2009  
 MND, Policy Planning Bureau, National Defense Crisis Management Officer
2011
 8th Mechanized Infantry Division, 21st Mechanized Infantry Brigade Commander
2012
 Combined Ground Component Command, Executive Officer
2013
 Combined Ground Component Command,  Chief of Operations Branch
2014
 Ⅶth Corps, Chief of Staff
2015
 MND, Policy Planning Bureau, Deputy Director General
2016
 20th Mechanized Infantry Division, Commanding General
2018
 G-2/3, Deputy chief of staff
2020
 United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission, Senior Member
 ROK-US Combined Forces Command, Deputy Chief of Staff
 
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Defense Minister Award  ('14)
President Award ('17)
Army Chief of Staff Commendation Award ('19)


EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Second Lieutenant March 1st, 1988
First Lieutenant March 1st, 1989
Captain March 1st, 1992
Major December 1st, 1998
Lieutenant Colonel September 1st, 2005
Colonel December 1st, 2010
Brigadier General May 1st, 2015
Major General October 24th, 2016