Kim Doje

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Doje was born in 310 Gyeongjin-ri, Gaepo-myeon, Yecheon-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Dec. 5, 1946. He was assigned to 6th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Doje died Mar. 16, 1970 inTuy An, An Dinh, Vinh Xuan(CR 057554), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a cave serch action in Operation Jeonjin 2. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-4-2995 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Bang Geunseong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Bang Geunseong was born in 78 Gyochon-ri, Eunjin-myeon, Nonsan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Jan. 10, 1948. He was assigned to 6th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Bang Geunseong died Sep. 10, 1970 in Phu Cat, Thai Phu(CR 014634), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-3-3305 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Choi Soobong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Choi Soobong was born in 421 Amsa-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul City, Mar. 5, 1947. He was assigned to 6th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Choi Soobong died Jan. 25, 1971 in Phu Cat, Thai Phu(BR 934545), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a serch action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3470 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Cho Bongyeon

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Cho Bongyeon was born in Bangdong-ri, Seo-myeon, Chuncheon-si, Gangwon-do, Feb. 27, 1946. He was assigned to 6th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Cho Bongyeon died Apr. 5, 1971 in Phu Cat, Thai Phu(BR 947533), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion on a guard action of roads. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-5-250 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Seongjae

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Seongjae was born in 200 Macheon-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul City, Oct. 15, 1948. He was assigned to 6th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Seongjae died Apr. 6, 1971 in Phu Cat, Thai Phu(BR 945524), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3580 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.