Lee Hongtae

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Hongtae was born in 629 Changsin-dong, Jongro-gu, Seoul Capital City, Feb. 27, 1947. 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 Lee Hongtae died Mar. 3, 1971 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 707407), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-2-3502 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Geumpyo

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Choi Geumpyo was born in 262-1 Gwang’an-dong, Suyeong-gu, Busan City, Jul. 3, 1935. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Choi Geumpyo died Mar. 26, 1971 in Tay Son, Tay Thuan(BR 662483), from wounds caused by a claymore explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-2-3575 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Hakman

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Hakman was born in 548 Sangnam-ri, Seosang-myeon, Hamyang-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr. 16, 1948. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Hakman died Apr. 16, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 610425), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4035 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Jaeseon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Jaeseon was born in san 39 Deokchi-ri, Mundeok-myeon, Boseong-gun, Jeollanam-do, may. 4, 1948. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Jaeseon died Apr. 16, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 576442), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-2-3967 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Myeongyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Myeongyeong was born in 695 mandol-ri, simwon-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Nov. 12, 1948. He was assigned to 2nd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Myeongyeong died Apr. 21, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 178441), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during a military operation. He was buried at 03-1-4011 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.