Lee Sangsu

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Lee Sangsu was born in Bong’o-ri, Sangseo-myeon, Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do, Feb. 21, 1943. 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 Lee Sangsu died May. 5, 1972 in Phu Phong(BR 585440), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-1-4153 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Yang Higwon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Yang Higwon was born in SsangBong-ri, Iyang-myeon, Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do, may. 24, 1948. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Yang Higwon died May. 5, 1972 in Phu Phong(BR 588446), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4086 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Jongyoon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Jongyoon was born in 104 Osan-ri, Osu-myeon, Imsil-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Jun. 24, 1950. He was assigned to 11th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Jongyoon died Apr. 24, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 589445), 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 03-1-4013 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Yeongsik

Capital Division

RANK

1st Lieutenant

STORY

1st Lieutenant Jo Yeongsik was born in 327-2 Jeomchon-dong, Mungyeong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Nov. 15, 1942. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
1st Lieutenant Jo Yeongsik died Nov. 18, 1965 in Qui Nhon, from wounds caused by an mine explosion during mine burial work. He was buried at 51-4-05 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Jeomgyu

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jo Jeomgyu was born in 1272 Jang’am-ri, Daesan-myeon, Ham’an-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Nov. 11, 1943. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Jo Jeomgyu died Nov. 18, 1965 in Qui NhonTay Son, Tay Giang, from wounds caused by an mine explosion during mine burial work. He was buried at 18641 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.