LCdr Daniel Kim, CD – Obituary

    The following obituary appeared on the Beechwood, Ottawa, web site. Please click here to pay your respects to this former Eddie:

    Daniel Kim, died at the age of 44 on the 21st of October, 2020. He will always be lovingly remembered by his wife, In-Sun, Mother, Yang-Ja, Father Jun-Ki, brothers Henry (Jongsun) and Edward, cousins, niece and nephews, friends and colleagues.

    Daniel was born on September 15, 1976 in Edmonton, Alberta. He was known to his family and friends to be generous, courageous and loyal. He used these traits serving the Armed Forces, first as a reserve infantryman in the Loyal Edmonton Regiment, 4th Battalion PPCLI in 1994 and then joined the Royal Canadian Navy as a Naval Combat Systems Engineering Officer in 2004.

    Lieutenant-Commander Daniel Kim’s deployments include Operation Altair with HMCS Calgary in 2008, a tour in Afghanistan in 2009-2010, sailing in HMCS Ottawa and another deployment with HMCS Calgary in 2015. He was a highly decorated officer. His awards include the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal and a Command Commendation for his efforts as HMCS Calgary’s Boarding Party Officer, among others.

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