Lee Jiho

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Jiho was born in Pyeong’an-ri, Mitan-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, Feb. 15, 1945. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Jiho died Mar. 14, 1971 in Tay Son, Phu Phong, from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush operation. He was buried at 02-2-3524 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Jinwoo

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Lim Jinwoo was born in 2-1 Bisan-dong, Seo-gu, Daegu City, May. 1, 1948. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Lim Jinwoo died Apr. 10, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 924443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-5-286 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Yongsu

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Choi Yongsu was born in 329 Sang’ok-ri, Jukjang-myeon, Buk-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Dec. 7, 1947. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Choi Yongsu died Apr. 12, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 584443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was buried at 03-1-3998 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Dongsik

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Dongsik was born in Jungheung-dong, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do, Sep. 23, 1948. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Choi Dongsik died Apr. 12, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 584443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-1-4009 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Heongyun

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Lim Heongyun was born in 4-2 Jeonnong-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul Capital City, Feb. 29, 1949. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Lim Heongyun died Apr. 12, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 584443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was buried at 03-1-4015 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.