Jang Jeonghoon

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jang Jeonghoon was born in 396-1 Jeomchon-dong, Mungyeong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Jan. 12, 1947. He was assigned to 8th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jang Jeonghoon died Jan. 12, 1970 at Phu Cat airport(BR 794572), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-5-2890 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Jonggu

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Jonggu was born in San 1-73 Seongnam-dong, Dong-gu, Daejeon City, Jun. 11, 1948. He was assigned to 8th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Jonggu died Mar. 12, 1971 at Phu Cat airport(BR 794572), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-2-3522 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Choi Yeonggwan

Capital Division

RANK

Sergent 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Choi Yeonggwan was born in 5 Pungsan-ri, Hwacheon-eup, Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do, Jun. 25, 1946. He was assigned to 8th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Choi Yeonggwan died May. 9, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 751538), from shell explosion during a reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-3-3654 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Hwang Sooha

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Hwang Sooha was born in 2 Byeong-ri, Saenggeuk-myeon, Eumseong-gun, Chungcheong-do, Aug. 25, 1947. He was assigned to 8th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Hwang Sooha died Jun. 29, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 701513). He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-3-3726 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Soongil

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Soongil was born in 1-222 Chungmu-ro 4ga, Jung-gu, Seoul City, Jul. 23, 1948. He was assigned to 8th Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Soongil died Apr. 19, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 571438), during a battle with enemy in Operation Tiger 17. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-3-3726 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.