Song Gyedeok

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Song Gyedeok was born in 303 Deoksan-ri, Onjeong-myeon, Uljin-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Feb. 28, 1943. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Song Gyedeok died Dec. 30, 1966 in a hospital, from head wounds caused by shrapnel during a military operation in Canh Hiep. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-554 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Yun’gi

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Yun’gi was born in 1248 Hwajeon-ri, Yongmun-myeon, Yangpyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do, Nov. 23, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Yun’gi died Apr. 15, 1967 in Dong Xuan, Song Cau, area of Tuy An(CQ 013782), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search and reconnaissance action of Operation Ojakgyo. He was buried at 26-3-775 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Sangsin

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Sangsin was born in 139 Janggohang-ri, Seokmun-myeon, Dangjin-si, Chungcheongnam-do, May. 20, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Sangsin died Jul. 11, 1967 in Canh Hiep(CQ 978562), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit HInheon. He was buried at 26-3-966 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Yoon Yeongnam

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Yoon Yeongnam was born in Yeonsan-ri, Beolgyo-eup, Boseong-gun, Jeollanam-do, Nov. 13, 1947. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Yoon Yeongnam was killed Aug. 4, 1967 in Tuy An, area of Dong Xuan, during a river crossing in 3rd stage of Operation Honggildong. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1040 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jang Gilnam

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jang Gilnam was born in Yongpo-ri, Samhyang-eup, Mu’an-gun, Jeollanam-do, Mar. 1, 1943. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jang Gilnam was killed Jan. 19, 1968 in Phu Cat, area of Nui Ba, Go Boi plain(BR 931529), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action of Operation Tiger 9. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1536 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.