Hong Janggi

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Hong Janggi was born in 542 Doha-ri, Ipjang-myeon, Seobuk-gu, Cheon’an-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Mar. 28, 1948. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Hong Janggi died Jan. 31, 1970 in Tay Son, Nui Bac Ma, area of Giang Bet(BR 7051), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during Operation Beongae 70-1. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-5-2941 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Yoo Junghwan

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Yoo Junghwan was born in 27 Jisan-ri, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Apr. 30, 1946. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Yoo Junghwan was killed Aug. 19, 1970 in area of 궁산, during a battle with enemies in a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-3-3236 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Juseong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Kim Juseong was born in Insu-ri, Chunpo-myeon, Iksan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Apr. 6, 1947. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Kim Juseong was killed Aug. 19, 1970 in area of 궁산, during a battle with enemies in a search operation. He was buried at 02-3-3233 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jiho

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Jiho was born in Pyeong’an-ri, Mitan-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do, Feb. 15, 1945. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Jiho died Mar. 14, 1971 in Tay Son, Phu Phong, from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush operation. He was buried at 02-2-3524 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Jinwoo

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Lim Jinwoo was born in 2-1 Bisan-dong, Seo-gu, Daegu City, May. 1, 1948. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Lim Jinwoo died Apr. 10, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 924443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-5-286 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.