Kim Hicheon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Hicheon was born in Yoohyeon-ri, Seowon-myeon, Hwoengseong-gun, Gangwon-do, Dec. 16, 1946. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Hicheon was killed Dec. 10, 1969 in Tay Giang, deo An Khe(BR 709421), during a river crossing in ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-5-2876 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Taek

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Lee Taek was born in 1046 Deokyul-ri, Gamcheon-myeon, Yecheon-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Aug. 25, 1946. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Lee Taek died Mar. 3, 1971 in Tay Giang, deo An Khe(BR 707407), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was buried at 02-2-3499 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Jangho

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Jo Jangho was born in Wonsan-ri, Haseong-myeon, Gimpo-si, Gyeonggi-do, Jan. 10, 1949. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Jo Jangho was killed Mar. 14, 1971 in Tay Giang, deo An Khe(BR 701394), during a battle with enemies in ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0246 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee geumyong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee geumyong was born in 779 Hwaseong-ri, Sinryeong-myeon, Yeongcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Apr. 28, 1949. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee geumyong died Aug. 16, 1971 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang(BR 703416), from wounds caused by a claymore explosion during a military operation. He was buried at 03-3-3759 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Sim Myeongguk

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Sim Myeongguk was born in 243-1 Beopgod-dong, Ilsanseo-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, Apr. 9, 1949. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Sim Myeongguk died Aug. 16, 1971 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang(BR 703416), from wounds caused by a claymore explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-3-3756 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.