Hong Cheonkwon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Hong Cheonkwon was born in 480 Seoksang-ri, Haseo-myeon, Buan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Jul. 7, 1944. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Hong Cheonkwon died Feb. 3, 1968 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CR 037095), during a mlitary operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1570 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Hyeon Yeolhwan

Capital Division

RANK

Private 1st Class

STORY

Private 1st Class Hyeon Yeolhwan was born in 1 Yangchon-ri, Yangchon-myeon, Nonsan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Sep. 9, 1945. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Private 1st Class Hyeon Yeolhwan died Sep. 27, 1968 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 039785), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 21-1-2128 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jeong Changjin

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jeong Changjin was born in 50 Daeui-dong, Dong-gu, Gwangju City, Jan. 11, 1946. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jeong Changjin died Oct. 14, 1968 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 104779), from a car accident during trasporting supplies. He was buried at 21-1-2134 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Bongcheol

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Bongcheol was born in Ssangpung-ri, Seoho-myeon, Yeongam-gun, Jeollanam-do, Jan. 27, 1946. He was assigned to Reconnaisance Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Bongcheol died Jun. 13, 1969 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 045753). He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 19-2-2621 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jeong Hwawon

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Jeong Hwawon was born in 122 Imryang-ri, Jangan-eup, Gijang-gun, Busan City, Oct. 15, 1942. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Jeong Hwawon died Jul. 11, 1969 in Phu Cat, Loc Khanh valley (B.Q 957612), from wounds caused by small arms fire during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0177 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.