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In this Korean name, the family name is Chung.

Chung Il-kwon(Korean: 정일권; hanja: 丁一權, November 21, 1917 - January 17, 1994) was a South Korean politician and military general. He was one of the South Korean army commanders during the Korean War.

He was Foreign Minister (1963-1964, 1966-1967) and the Ambassador to the United States (1960-1961, 1962-1963). From 1964 to 1970 he served as the 9th Prime Minister of South Korea. His nickname was Chungsa(청사, 淸史).

Books

  • War and Ceasefire (전쟁과 휴전)
  • Chung Il-kwon's memoir (정일권 회고록, 丁一權 回顧綠)

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