Kim Sangjin

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Sangjin was born in 36 Yongji-ri, Geumgu-myeon, Gimje-si, Jeollabuk-do, Mar. 21, 1946. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Sangjin died May. 3, 1968 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 634476), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush operation. He was buried at 26-1-1849 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Yonggu

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Yonggu was born in 36 Misan-myeon, Boryeong-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Oct. 21, 1946. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Yonggu died May. 10, 1968 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 648449), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a road reconnaissance action. He was buried at 26-2-1887 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong yeongeun

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jeong yeongeun was born in 1 Sinbang-ri, Seonghwan-eup, Seobuk-gu, Cheonan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Sep. 29, 1945. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jeong yeongeun was killed Jul. 10, 1968 in Phu Cat, Go Boi(CR 015409), during a battle with enemies in Operation Maengho 12. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-1977 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Yang Byeongrok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Yang Byeongrok was born in 104 Naesan-ri, Gogun-myeon, Jindo-gun, Jeollanam-do, Mar. 13, 1943. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Yang Byeongrok died Nov. 14, 1968 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 655461), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2182 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

bang Jinchan

Capital Division

RANK

1st Lieutenant

STORY

1st Lieutenant bang Jinchan was born in Gacha-ri, Songji-myeon, Haenam-gun, Jeollanam-do, Sep. 19, 1936. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
1st Lieutenant bang Jinchan died Jan. 13, 1969 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 053493), from wounds caused by an enemy’s mine explosion during a military operation. He was buried at 51-4-0155 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.