Yeon Jesuk

9th Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Yeon Jesuk was born in 306 Suha-ri, Seoseok-myeon, Hongcheon-gun, Gangwon-do. He was assigned to 1st Company, 28th Regiment, White Horse Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Tuy Hoa, Phu Yen Province.
Sergeant Yeon Jesuk died Sep. 15, 1967 in the area of Hoa Xuan Dong(CQ 202317), from wounds caused by a friendly firing during an ambush action. He was buried at 26-2-1137 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Shin Gyeongseon

9th Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Shin Gyeongseon was born in Jamiwon, Mungok1-ri, Nam-myeon, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do, Jun. 22, 1945. He was assigned to 1st Company, 28th Regiment, White Horse Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Tuy Hoa, Phu Yen Province.
Corporal Shin Gyeongseon died Sep. 22, 1967 in the area of Hoa Xuan Dong(CQ 139 362)during an engagement with enemy. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1357 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Guk Jungwok

9th Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Guk Jungwok was born in 432, 2-ban, 1-ga, Jeonmi-dong, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jan. 18, 1943. He was assigned to 1st Company, 28th Regiment, White Horse Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Tuy Hoa, Phu Yen Province.
Staff Sergeant Guk Jungwok died Sep. 24, 1967 in the area of Hoa Xuan Dong(CQ 139362)during an engagement with enemy. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1140 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lim Jongho

9th Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Lim Jongho was born in 432, 2-ban, 1-ga, Jeonmi-dong, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Nov. 22, 1938. He was assigned to 1st Company, 28th Regiment, White Horse Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Tuy Hoa, Phu Yen Province.
Master Sergeant Lim Jongho died Sep. 24, 1967 in the area of Hoa Xuan Dong(CQ 139362)during an engagement with enemy. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-4-3037 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Sanghwan

9th Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Sanghwan was born in 75 Samyang-ro, Seongbuk-gu, City of Seoul, Apr. 10, 1944. He was assigned to 1st Company, 28th Regiment, White Horse Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Tuy Hoa, Phu Yen Province.
Sergeant Lee Sanghwan died Feb. 19, 1968 in the area of Nui Hoc Nom(CQ 287288), Tuy Hoa, from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during a search action in Operation Eunma 1. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1576 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.