The Ambassofor of Peace Medal was awarded to vetrans that fought in the Korean War in the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

The Ambassofor of Peace Medal was awarded to vetrans that fought in the Korean War in the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Korean War veterans honored at appreciation ceremony in SF

More than 300 Northern California Korean War Veterans were recognized Friday, September 29, 2017 at San Francisco’s Palace Hotel. The appreciation ceremony was held by the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea and the California Department of Veterans Affairs to honor those who fought in the Korean War more than 60 years ago. Photos by Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner.

Receptionists check in arriving guests to the event in the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

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Receptionists check in arriving guests to the event in the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 29, 2017. (Daniel Kim/Special to S.F. Examiner)

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