Jeon Yongwoo

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jeon Yongwoo was born in 229 Daeheung-ri, Cheongnam-myeon, Cheongyang-gun, Chungcheongnam-do, Jun. 24, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Staff Sergeant Jeon Yongwoo died Jan. 19, 1972 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung (CR 046412), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Millitary Merit Medal. He was buried at 03-2-3885 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jeong Jongok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Jongok was born in Sinseok Chukseong-ri, Donghak-myeon, Naju-gun, Jeollanam-do, May 20, 1947. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Sergeant Jeong Jongok died May 1, 1972 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung (CR 033453), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Millitary Merit Medal. He was buried at 03-1-4068 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Choi Yeongsoo

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Yeongsoo was born in 200 Chilwon-ri, Songam-myeon, Pyeongteak-gun, Gyeonggi-do, Feb. 25, 1948. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Sergeant Choi Yeongsoo died Jul. 25, 1972 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung (BR 576442), from wounds caused by an explosion. He was awarded the Millitary Merit Medal. He was buried at 02-1-4190 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lim Dongryul

Capital Division

RANK

Sergent 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Lim Dongryul was born in 1173-9 Jijeong-ri, Pyeongdong-myeon, Gwangsan-gun, Jeollanam-do, Dec. 20, 1949. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Sergeant 1st Class Lim Dongryul died Aug. 9, 1972 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung (BR 951587), from wounds caused by an explosion of bomb duirng an ambush operation. He was awarded the Millitary Merit Medal. He was buried at 02-1-4239 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Jeongseung

Capital Division

RANK

Private

STORY

Private 1st Class Kim Jeongseung was born in 1094 Wonsan-ri, Dosa-myeon, Tongyeong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr.17, 1945. He was assigned to 2nd Company,1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Private 1st Class Kim Jeongseung died Nov. 3, 1965 near Quy Nhon city, from a Vietcong’s sniper shooting. He was buried at 51-1-12 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.