25 K-Pop Idols Making Their Long-Awaited Military Discharge In 2023, And The 3 Groups That Will Complete Their Service Time

It’s been a long wait for many!

One of the most difficult parts of being a K-Pop fan, especially if you like boy groups, is waiting for male idols to complete their military enlistments. They seem like they can last forever sometimes, even though the typical wait period is really only 18 months! In the next year, there are dozens of K-Pop idols who will be discharged from their enlistment who fans have long been waiting to return to the industry. Here are the 25 male idols set to complete their time in the military in 2023, as well as the 3 K-Pop groups who will have all of their members complete their enlistment period in the next year!

1. Seungwoo (VICTON)

Seungwoo started his military enlistment on July 27, 2021, and will complete his service in 23 days on January 27, 2023.

2. Baekhyun (EXO)

Baekhyun started his military enlistment on May 6, 2021, and will complete his service in 32 days on February 5, 2023.

3. Taemin (SHINee)

Taemin started his military enlistment on May 31, 2021, and will complete his service in 90 days on April 4, 2023.

4. Young K (DAY6)

Young K started his military enlistment on October 12, 2021, and will complete his service in 97 days on April 11, 2023.

5. Shownu (MONSTA X)

Shownu started his military enlistment on July 22, 2021, and will complete his service in 107 days on April 21, 2023.

6. Wow (A.C.E.)

Wow started his military enlistment on September 10, 2021, and will complete his service in 156 days on June 9, 2023.

7. Taeho (IMFACT)

Taeho started his military enlistment on December 14, 2021, and will complete his service in 160 days on June 13, 2023.

8. MK (ONF)

MK started his military enlistment on December 21, 2021, and will complete his service in 167 days on June 20, 2023.

9. Donghun (A.C.E)

Donghun started his military enlistment on September 23, 2021, and will complete his service in 169 days on June 22, 2023.

10. J-Us (ONF)

J-Us started his military enlistment on December 27, 2021, and will complete his service in 173 days on June 26, 2023.

11. Wyatt (ONF)

Wyatt started his military enlistment on December 27, 2021, and will complete his service in 173 days on June 26, 2023.

12. E-Tion (ONF)

E-Tion started his military enlistment on December 28, 2021, and will complete his service in 174 days on June 27, 2023.

13. Hyojin (ONF)

Hyojin started his military enlistment on December 28, 2021, and will complete his service in 174 days on June 27, 2023.

14. Dowoon (DAY6)

Dowoon started his military enlistment on January 17, 2022, and will complete his service in 193 days on July 16, 2023.

15. Jun (A.C.E)

Jun started his military enlistment on February 7, 2022, and will complete his service in 214 days on August 6, 2023.

16. Inseong (KNK)

Inseong started his military enlistment on February 8, 2022, and will complete his service in 215 days on August 7, 2023.

17. Sandeul (B1A4)

Sandeul started his military enlistment on November 11, 2021, and will complete his service in 218 days on August 10, 2023.

18. Inseong (SF9)

Inseong started his military enlistment on March 21, 2022, and will complete his service in 259 days on September 20, 2023.

19. P.O (Block B)

P.O started his military enlistment on March 28, 2022, and will complete his service in 266 days on September 27, 2023.

20. Youngbin (SF9)

Youngbin started his military enlistment on March 29, 2022, and will complete his service in 267 days on September 28, 2023.

21. Daeyeol (Golden Child)

Daeyeol started his military enlistment on March 29, 2022, and will complete his service in 267 days on September 28, 2023.

22. Byeongkwan (A.C.E)

Byeongkwan started his military enlistment on April 11, 2022, and will complete his service in 279 days on October 10, 2023.

23. Hongseok (PENTAGON)

Hongseok started his military enlistment on May 3, 2022, and will complete his service in 303 days on November 3, 2023.

24. MJ (ASTRO)

MJ started his military enlistment on May 9, 2022, and will complete his service in 308 days on November 8, 2023.

25. Wonpil (DAY6)

Wonpil started his military enlistment on March 28, 2022, and will complete his service in 327 days on November 27, 2023.

Here are the three K-Pop groups that will have had all of their members complete their military service by the end of 2023!

1. SHINee

| SM Entertainment

With Taemin completing his military enlistment in April, all four of SHINee’s members will have finished their time! Onew completed his in July 2020, Key was discharged in September 2020, and Minho was finished with his enlistment in November 2020.

2. DAY6

| JYP Entertainment

Young K, Dowoon, and Wonpil will all complete their military service this year, and since Sungjin was already discharged back in September 2022, the four members of the group will have all done their time in the military at the end of this year.

3. ONF

| WM Entertainment

All five of ONF’s Korean members enlisted at nearly the same time, and because of it, they will all be discharged in June this year! Their sixth member, U, is exempt from enlisting since he’s Japanese and not a Korean citizen.

Source: Instiz