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[VIDEO NEWS] Yun Han-dok’s family and friends say goodbye

Feb 11,2019
1) The funeral ceremony of former Chairman of the National Emergency Medical Center Yun Han-dok, who passed away during the Lunar New Year holiday period, was carried out on Feb. 10.

2) 300 individuals, including Yun’s family, friends, colleagues and acquaintances, attended the ceremony.

3) “We will inscribe Yun’s name and his call sign, ‘Atlas,’ so no one is confused by another helicopter.” – Lee Guk-jeong, a famous surgeon and a colleague of Yun’s

4) “Yun will hold our hands when we medevac patients whose lives are in danger. We will meet you in heaven.”

5) Yun’s first son, Hyung-chan, said his father always did the right thing and that he hopes his father’s dream, which is making a world in which emergency patients are treated in the correct facility and on time, is finally achieved.

6) Yun’s body was cremated in a funeral home in Goyang, Gyeonggi, and subsequently transferred its burial place in Gwangneung’s Memorial Park.

Video sourced from JoongAng Ilbo
Video produced by Lee Kyung-eun, Kim Han-sol
Translated by Chung Yu-soo
Edited by Liam Reilly