Kim Hyeongseon

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Hyeongseon was born in 410 Pyeong-dong, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju City, Mar. 22, 1950. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Hyeongseon died in a hospital Oct. 23, 1968, during fever treatment after operation in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang. He was buried at 21-1-2143 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Gyu’il

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Gyu’il was born in san 54 Nokok-ri, Yangseong-myeon, Anseong-si, Gyeonggi-do, Sep. 9, 1946. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Gyu’il died Nov. 27, 1968 Tuy An, Tuy Hoa( BR 637426), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during Operation Hwarang 68-4. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2208 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

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.