Kim Giyong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Giyong was born in 78 Eupjeong, Wolgot-myeon, Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, Dec. 11, 1944. He was assigned to Combat Support Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Giyong died Feb. 3, 1968 in Song Cau, Xuan To (CR 037 095), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1565 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Je Ilho

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Je Ilho was born in Cheokjeong-ri, Daega-myeon, Goseong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Nov. 29, 1945. He was assigned to Combat Support Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Je Ilho died Apr. 8, 1968 in (CQ 101788), of heart attack during a military action. He was buried at 26-1-1790 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Ahn Namsik

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Ahn Namsik was born in 495 Baekam-ri, Chilbo-myeon, Jeongeup-si, Jeollabuk-do, Feb. 10, 1942. He was assigned to Combat Support Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Ahn Namsik died Apr. 26, 1968 in Song Cau, Xuan To, from burns during building barracks. He was buried at 26-2-1886 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Seokhwan

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Lee Seokhwan was born in 31 Woopyeong-ri, Younggwang-eup, Younggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do, Dec. 13, 1946. He was assigned to Combat Supply Company, 26th Regiment Troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Lee Seokhwan died Oct. 6, 1969 in Song Cau, Xuan To, from heart failure during a marine training. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 19-3-2750 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Oh Jeongsik

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Oh Jeongsik was born in 3 Songcheon-ri, Jangsu-eup, Jangsu-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Jun. 26, 1946. He was assigned to Combat Supply Company, 26th Regiment Troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Oh Jeongsik died Nov. 7, 1969 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 080769), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-5-2805 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.