Amid BTS members RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook preparing for enlistment, K-media reports have hinted at their military roles. While Jimin and Jungkook might train under Jin, V is expected to join the special forces upon his enlistment with RM.
In a recent update from K-Media on November 30 KST, details regarding BTS members’ military service have surfaced, shedding light on their upcoming enlistments and assignments.Jimin and Jungkook, esteemed members of the global sensation BTS, are speculated to undergo their basic military training under the mentorship of assistant instructor Jin. This revelation adds to the anticipation surrounding their enlistment process as the two idols prepare to fulfill their mandatory military service obligations.
Meanwhile, V, another prominent BTS member, is expected to commence his basic training at the New Recruit Training Center in Nonsan starting December 11. Sources suggest that V has expressed interest in joining the Special Mission Unit of the ROK Army’s Capital Defense Command, a prestigious assignment awaiting him upon the completion of his training. Similarly, RM is set to embark on his military journey, enlisting as a regular active duty soldier alongside V at the Nonsan center on the same date.
Jin, the first BTS member to begin his mandatory military service last year, currently serves as an assistant instructor at the New Recruit Training Center in Yeoncheon-gun, Gyeonggi Province. Reports indicate that he recently met with WINNER member Kang Seung Yoon, who successfully completed his basic training in July. With the possibility of Jimin and Jungkook joining Jin at the Yeoncheon-gun base for their six-week training, anticipation mounts as fans eagerly await their official assignments post-training.
Meanwhile, SUGA commenced his mandatory duties earlier this year as a public service worker, while J-hope took on the role of an assistant instructor at the New Recruit Training Center in Wonju, Gangwon province.
Responding to the flurry of reports, Big Hit Music has maintained a reserved stance, stating an inability to confirm any specifics regarding the members’ assignments at this juncture.
The four members of the group BTS (RM, V, Jimin, and Jungkook) who have not yet enlisted will all enlist as active-duty soldiers next month. As a result, all seven members of BTS have completed their military service obligations.
According to the music industry on the 29th, RM and V are expected to enlist in the military on December 11th, and Jimin and Jungkook are expected to enlist on December 12th. Their expected discharge date is June 2025.
Big Hit Music, the agency, only said, “We cannot confirm” the enlistment dates of the four members. Big Hit Music previously announced on the 22nd, “We would like to inform you that RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have begun the process to fulfill their military service obligations,” and added, “Follow-up news regarding enlistment will be provided as soon as it is decided.”
In BTS, Jin E enlisted in December last year and J-Hope enlisted in April this year. The two are serving as assistant instructors at a recruit training center under different divisions. Suga began working as a social worker last September.
BTS plans to resume team activities in 2025 after completing military service. As all four remaining members have decided to enlist within this year, the possibility of this goal becoming a reality increases.BIGHIT MUSIC Briefly Responds To Reports Of Enlistment Dates For BTS’s RM, Jimin, V, And Jungkook.
This is tougher than I thought it would be.
This is BIGHIT MUSIC.
We would like to inform our fans that RM, Jimin, V, and Jung Kook have initiated the military enlistment process.
The artists are preparing to fulfill their military service duties. We will inform you of further updates in due course.
We ask you for your continued love and support for RM, Jimin, V, and Jung Kook until they complete their military service and safely return. Our company will spare no effort in providing support for our artists.