Kim Gisun

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Kim Gisun was born in Seonyang-dong, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Nov. 10, 1937. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Kim Gisun died Apr. 3, 1968 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun, from wounds caused by an enemy’s mortar shell explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0121 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Daeyeon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Daeyeon was born in 588-1 Maryang-ri, Maryang-myeon, Gangjin-gun, Jeollanam-do, Feb. 26, 1944. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jeong Daeyeon died Aug. 24, 1968, in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun(BR 038459), from wounds caused by unexploded shell explosion during harassing fire. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2112 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Goo Jayeol

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Goo Jayeol was born in Yuk’il-ri, Songsan-myeon, Hwaseong-si, Gyeonggi-do, Jan. 10, 1940. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Goo Jayeol died Aug. 24, 1969 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun, from wounds caused by a firearm misfiring during preparation of operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2315 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Jongsun

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Jeong Jongsun was born in 274 Yeonwol-ri, Dongbok-myeon, Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do, Nov. 10, 1937. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Jeong Jongsun died Aug. 24, 1969 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun(CR 034438), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0188 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Gyeong’ok

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Gyeong’ok was born in 870-1 Gojeong-ri, Deokgwa-myeon, Namwon-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jun. 22, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Gyeong’ok died Jul. 24, 1970 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun( CR 013440), from wounds caused by an enemy’s mine explosion during operational maneuver. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-3-3249 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.