Yeon Yeongheum

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Yeon Yeongheum was born in san 24 No’am-ri, Do’an-myeon, Jeungpyeong-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Dec. 5, 1947. He was assigned to Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Yeon Yeongheum died Sep. 28, 1969 in Phuoc Thanh(BR 921198), from heart failure during maintenance education. He was buried at 19-3-2751 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Eom Yoongseop

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Eom Yoongseop was born in 126-1 Ungung-ri, Jeong’an-myeon, Gongju-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Feb. 25, 1948. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Eom Yoongseop died May. 3, 1972 in Phuoc Thanh(BR 988234), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during terrain reconnaissance. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4007 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Doseok

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Doseok was born in san 158 Jugok-ri, Ilwol-myeon, Yeongyang-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Aug. 3, 1944. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Doseok died May. 25, 1967 in Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during transportation of supplies. He was buried at 26-3-854 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Park Beon

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Park Beon was born in 346 Woe’am-ri, Yeohang-myeon, Ham’an-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr. 19, 1941. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Park Beon died Jan. 23, 1968 in Phuoc Thanh(BR 942190), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0104 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Chungnam

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Chungnam was born in Yemi-ri, Sindong-eup, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do, Mar. 1, 1945. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jeong Chungnam died Apr. 12, 1968 in Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s sudden attack during the coast patrol. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1763 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.