Choi Yeongmo

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Yeongmo was born in 202-4 Hyeonseok-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul Capital City, Aug. 20, 1948. He was assigned to HQ Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Choi Yeongmo died Apr. 27, 1972 in east of Tay Son, nearby Song Con(BR 537445), from wounds caused by a helicopter crash accident during Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4040 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Yeonggil

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Yeonggil was born in 660 Janggyo-ri, Unbong-eup, Namwon-si, Jeollabuk-do, Sep. 22, 1942. 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 Yeonggil was killed Feb. 12, 1966 in east of Tay Son, nearby Song Con(BR 8538), during a battle with enemies in Operation Hwarang 3. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-84 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Sangjin

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Sangjin was born in 197 Ilsan-dong, Wonju-si, Gangwon-do, Dec. 13, 1943. 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 Kim Sangjin was killed Feb. 12, 1966 in east of Tay Son, nearby Song Con(BR 8538), during a battle with enemies in Operation Hwarang 3. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-93 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Gisam

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Gisam was born in Sewol-ri, Gangsang-myeon, Yangpyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do, Jul. 10, 1944. 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 Lee Gisam was killed Mar. 1, 1966 in east of Tay Son, nearby Song Con(BR 8538), during a battle with enemies in a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-166 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeon Yeong’oh

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jeon Yeong’oh was born in 248-1 Dojeong-ri, Chilseong-myeon, Gwoisan-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Jan. 24, 1943. 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 Jeon Yeong’oh was killed May. 29, 1966 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 724518), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 48-1-365 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.