Choi Joonhong(Joonghong)

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Joonhong(Joonghong) was born in 304 Sindeok-ri, Cheonbuk-myeon, Boryeong-si, Chungcheongnam-do, May. 15, 1944. He was assigned to reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Choi Joonhong died Jul. 26, 1967 in Phu Cat airport(BR 943532) from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a serch action]. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1028 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Cho Jihyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Cho Jihyeong was born in Heonoe1-ri, Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Oct. 2, 1943. He was assigned to reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Cho Jihyeong died Jul. 26, 1967 in Phu Cat airport(BR 943532) from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a serch action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1030 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jang Cheoljin

Capital Division

RANK

Sergent 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Jang Cheoljin was born in Uisan-ri, Illo-eup, Muan-gun, Jeollanam-do, Mar. 5, 1943. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Jang Cheoljin died Jul. 26, 1967 in Phu Cat airport(BR 943532), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a serch action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1047 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Poongchi

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Poongchi was born in 3608 Bangeum, Maewon, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, Aug. 26, 1943. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Poongchi died Dec. 9, 1967 in Phu Cat (BR970425), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at family cemetry.

Hwang Sanggyoo

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Hwang Sanggyoo was born in 770 Yongwon-dong, Jinhae-gu, Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jun. 21, 1942. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Hwang Sanggyoo died Dec. 10, 1967 in Phu Cat (BR970421), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-2-1386 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.