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KPG Mission of the Republic of Korea to Paris Site
|Address||38 Rue de Chateaudun, Paris|
|Local Address||38, Rue de Chateaudun, Paris|
- Kim Kyu-sik, the Korean Youth Party representative dispatched to the 1919 Paris Peace Conference, arrived in Paris on March 13, 1919. Afterwards I Gwan-yong from Switzerland, Kim Tang and Jo So-ang from Shanghai, and Hwang Gi-hwan and Yeo Un-hong from the US arrived in Paris as well. They supported Kim Kyu-sik and formed the Korean delegation to the Peace Conference. In addition, Kim Kyu-sik was appointed as the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Korean Representative to the Paris Peace Conference and Chief of the Mission of the Republic of Korea to Paris on April 13 with the founding of the KPG. The Mission of the Republic of Korea to Paris moved into this building and began diplomatic activities.