Kim Jeongbae

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Jeongbae was born in 539 Hwabong-dong, Jusan-myeon, Buan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Dec. 9, 1948. He was assigned to Reconnaissance Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Jeongbae died Jan. 10, 1972 in (BR 933533), during a battle with enemy in an ambush action. He was buried at 03-2-3877 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Jaedoo

Capital Division

RANK

Private

STORY

Kim Jaedoo was born in Jangdu-ri, Gosu-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Dec. 16, 1941. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Kim Jaedoo died Jan. 9, 1966 at an airport area, Phu Cat, from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-50 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Seokjin

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Seokjin was born in 307 Donggok-dong, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju City, Dec. 28, 1946. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Seokjin died Jan. 18, 1967 in Phu Cat, Cat Khan(CR 048435), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a serch action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-612 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kang Byeonggoon

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Kang Byeonggoon was born in 1025 Gwanbong-ri, Jeongchon-myeon, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Feb. 6, 1938. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Kang Byeonggoon died Apr. 2, 1967 at an airport in Phu Cat(CQ 140740), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during a cave search action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-050 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Jeong Taekjin

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Taekjin was born in 133 Sihang-ri, Hari-myeon, Yecheon-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Apr. 24, 1944. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jeong Taekjin died Apr. 2, 1967 at an airport in Phu Cat(CQ 140740), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during a cave search action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-719 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.