Jo Jeonghwa

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jo Jeonghwa was born in Dogok-ri, baekwun-myeon, Jecheon-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, Jun. 25, 1944. He was assigned to 7th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Jo Jeonghwa died Aug. 17, 1966 in Binh Hoa, Nui That(BR 887397), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search and reconnaissance action. He was buried at 48-1-354 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jongcheol

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Jongcheol was born in 561-1 Changbong-ri, Gonggeun-myeon, Hwoengseong-gun, Gangwon-do, Dec. 22, 1944. He was assigned to 7th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Jongcheol died Sep. 24, 1966 in Binh Hoa, Nui That(BR 881398), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search and reconnaissance action. He was buried at 48-1-379 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Cheolnam

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Choi Cheolnam was born in 8-2 Imdang-dong, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do, May. 28, 1943. He was assigned to 7th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Choi Cheolnam died Nov. 11, 1966 in Binh Hoa, Nui That(BR 835505), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-490 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Shin Chunsik

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Shin Chunsik was born in 568 Namgye-ri, Geumgwa-myeon, Sunchang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Apr. 22, 1944. He was assigned to 7th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Shin Chunsik died by malaria Jan. 24, 1967, during a military operation in Binh Hoa, Nui That. He was buried at 26-3-631 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kwon Byeongtae

Capital Division

RANK

Private

STORY

Private Kwon Byeongtae was born in 143 Aedang-ri, Chunyang-myeon, Bonghwa-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, May. 25, 1944. He was assigned to 7th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Private Kwon Byeongtae was killed Jan. 29, 1967 in Van Canh, Song Cau, Dong Xuan(BR 726563), during a battle with enemies in Operation Gwangpung 67-2. He was buried at 26-3-700 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.