Title: 8th Presidential Inauguration of President Park Chung-hee
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Stamp Serial#
832 
KPC#
C-555 
MICHEL#
859 
StanGib#
1028 
Scott#
844 
Date of Issue
12/27/1972 
Quantity
2,000,000 
Denomination
10 won 
Design
Pres. Park, Korean Flag, & modern development 
Designer
Chun Hee-han 
Image Area
49mm*33mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
5Ąż5 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Printer
Government Printing & Mint Agency of the Repubic of Korea 
Description
President Park Chung Hee is inaugurated as the 8th President of the Republic of Korea on December 27, 1972.

He was elected by a unanimous vote in the voting held by the National Conference for Unification in accordance with the Revitalizing Reform Constitution which aims at planting and fostering a democracy most suitable to meet nation`s realities and needs so as to attain national stability, prosperity and peaceful unification. With his competent and dynamic leadership, President Park is to spearhead the nation's endeavor to achieve our ardent aspirations of national stability, prosperity for all the people, and peaceful unification, by organizing and consolidating national strength and maximizing efficiency in all fields of our national life.

To celebrate the inauguration of President Park, which opens a new, momentous chapter in our national history, and to join the nation in support of his great leadership and patriotic ideals, the Ministry of Communications is issuing this commemorative postage stamp.