Jang Gilnam

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jang Gilnam was born in Yongpo-ri, Samhyang-eup, Mu’an-gun, Jeollanam-do, Mar. 1, 1943. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jang Gilnam was killed Jan. 19, 1968 in Phu Cat, area of Nui Ba, Go Boi plain(BR 931529), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action of Operation Tiger 9. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1536 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kang Myeongwon

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kang Myeongwon was born in 143-1 Sinwang-ri, Hyeondeok-myeon, Pyeongtaek-si, Gyeonggi-do, Dec. 10, 1944. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kang Myeongwon was killed Jan. 26, 1968 in Phu Cat, area of Nui Ba, Go Boi plain(BR 931528), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action of Operation Tiger 9. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1534 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Yongsu

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jeong Yongsu was born in Sinsong-ri, Duwon-myeon, Goheung-gun, Jeollanam-do, Apr. 10, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Jeong Yongsu was killed Feb. 13, 1968 in Phu Cat, area of Nui Ba, Go Boi plain(BR 930529), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action of Operation Tiger 9. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 1-105-4052 soldier graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Shin Hyeon’gu

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Shin Hyeon’gu was born in 126 Sangwoo-ri, Gamgok-myeon, Eumseong-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Jan. 19, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Shin Hyeon’gu died May. 15, 1968 in Canh Hiep(BR 967129), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-1-1897 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Suhan

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Suhan was born in 3 Daesan-ri, Wolhyang-myeon, Seongju-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Apr. 9, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Suhan died May. 15, 1968 in Canh Hiep(BR 967129), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1889 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.