Yin Kim was a first-generation Korean American WWII veteran, dentist, and USC alum. This small collection consists of photographs
and biographical materials related to Kim, as well as to his family members Earl Kim, Sung Kwon Kim, Hye Won Kang, and wife
Jane Kim. The collection also contains books, audio CDs, awards, and two medals.
Yin Kim was a first-generation Korean American WWII veteran, dentist of 50 years, and graduate of USC. His brother, Earl Kim
was also a WWII veteran and a composer. Their parents, Sung Kwon Kim and Hye Won Kang, were active in the Korean Independence
Movement and the foundation of the Young Korean Academy.
2.25 Linear Feet
2 boxes and 1 oversize folder
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