Kim Byeongok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Byeongok was born in 118-1, Segok-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul City, Nov. 16, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Byeongok died Jul. 19, 1970 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 7359), from a friendly fire serving during Operation Doksuri 70-3. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-3-3257 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jang Seonggyoon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jang Seonggyoon was born in Godal-myeon, Gokseong-gun, Jeollanam-do, May. 21, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Jang Seonggyoon died Jul. 27, 1970 in Quy Nhon(BR 752623), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-3-3239 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Hwang Sooan

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Hwang Sooan was born in 164-1 Jungchon-dong, Jung-gu, Daejeon City. Feb. 28, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Hwang Sooan died Jul. 29, 1970 in Quy Nhon(BR 752623), during a battle with enemy in a reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-3-3243 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Baek Soonheum

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Baek Soonheum was born in 688 Naegan-ri, Geoje-myeon, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Aug. 2, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Baek Soonheum died Dec. 19, 1970 in Quy Nhon(CQ 037840), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3433 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Gyoosoon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Gyoosoon was born in 395 Nosong-dong 2ga, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jan. 2, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Gyoosoon died Dec. 19, 1970 in Quy Nhon, from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3432 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.