Military service is mandatory in South Korea, meaning all able Korean men must serve their country, this law extends to Kpop idols as well. Every able Korean man must serve their country before they become 28 years old [international age].
Below is a look at the full ONF members’ military enlistment and discharge dates. ONF has five Korean members and one Japanese member, U, who isn’t enlisting in the military.
ONF members currently serving the military: MK, J-Us, Wyat, Hyojin and E-Tion
ONF MK [serving]
ONF MK enlistment date: December 21, 2021
ONF MK discharge date: June 14, 2023
ONF J-Us [serving]
ONF J-Us enlistment date: December 27, 2021
ONF J-Us discharge date: June 20, 2023
ONF Wyat [serving]
ONF Wyat enlistment date: December 27, 2021
ONF Wyat discharge date: June 20, 2023
ONF Hyojin [serving]
ONF Hyojin enlistment date: December 28, 2021
ONF Hyojin discharge date: June 21, 2023
ONF E-Tion [serving]
ONF E-Tion enlistment date: December 28, 2021
ONF E-Tion discharge date: June 21, 2023
Best of luck to ONF members during their military service!