In front from left to right, Sa Bom nim Marlene Kachevas, Kyo Sa Nim James B. Hambrick, the Founder Hwang Kee, the Founder's wife. In the rear, Mrs. Pryor, Sa Bom Nim Arthur Pryor, Kwan Jang Nim H.C. Hwang. Photo was taken on a cruise ship.
Kyo Sa Nim Hambrick Jr., is resting in Peace, at the National Cemetery at Arlington, D.C.
Respectfully submitted by Steve Lemner, Sa bom Nim, and John R. Johnson, Sa Bom Nim
Began training in 1967 at the age of 16, as a member of the Brooklyn Highland Park Y.M.C.A., under the guidance and training of Mr. Mike Masley, Jr., Dan Bon 10180, and tested for Cho Dan on June 18, 1969. Now a certified 4th Dan Ko Dan Ja, and was issued his original testing date Dan Bon 13927 by Kwan Jang Nim H.C. Hwang based on his petition to honor that date and evidence showing Mr. Mike Masley and his instructors, Mr. Robert Sohn, Dan Bon 6037 and Mr. Vincent Nunno, Dan Bon 7291, were legitimate representatives of the Founder, and Kwan Jang Nim Hwang Kee and the Korean Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Association in 1969.