DAY6’s Young K has been awarded during his military army service.
On May 19, Army Media outlet Stars and Stripes revealed the news via an official interview with Young K.
In the interview, they use his real name, they wrote,
“Pfc. Kang Young Hyun, 28, a South Korean soldier serving as a human resource specialist for Eighth Army’s Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, won the command’s Best Warrior Competition in the Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army, or KATUSA, category from May 8-13.”
Young K enlisted in the military as a member of KATUSA in October of 2021. He’s scheduled to be discharged on April 11, 2023.
Congratulations, Young K!