Lee Sanghun

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Sanghun was born in 91 Siheung-dong, Geumcheon-gu, Seoul Capital City, Nov. 12, 1946. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Sanghun died Jan. 22, 1969 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Be(BR 9454), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during Operation Hyesanjin 69-6. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 21-1-2346 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Daesoo

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Choi Daesoo was born in 479-1 Namjung-dong, Iksan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Dec. 25, 1941. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Choi Daesoo died Aug. 26, 1969 in Phu Phong, from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during road reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 19-3-2707 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Jeomyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Jeomyeong was born in 171 Jeokseok-ri, Yeonpung-myeon, Gwoisan-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Jul. 5, 1946. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Jeomyeong was killed Oct. 12, 1969 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Hon Quit(BR7757), during a battle with enemies in Commemorative Operation for the 4th anniversary of Establishment troops stationed in Vietnam. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2791 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

kang Yeongjo

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal kang Yeongjo was born in 326 Jiro-ri, Byeongyeong-myeon, Gangjin-gun, Jeollanam-do, Jan. 10, 1946. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal kang Yeongjo was killed Oct. 12, 1969 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Hon Quit(BR7757), during a battle with enemies in Commemorative Operation for the 4th anniversary of Establishment troops stationed in Vietnam. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2802 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Sangho

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Sangho was born in san 4 Iyeon-ri, Danbuk-myeon, Uiseong-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Jan. 14, 1946. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Sangho died Dec. 12, 1969 in Phu Phong, from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during ammunition transport. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2883 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.