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.

Kim Sidong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Sidong was born in 544 Eoseo-ri, Saengcho-myeon, Sanscheong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jun. 22, 1945. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Sidong died Oct. 7, 1967 in Binh Dinh Province, from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1224 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Insoo

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Insoo was born in 135 Byeonhwa-ri, Gijang-gun, Busan City, Aug. 1, 1946. He was assigned to Medical Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Insoo died Mar. 2, 1968. in Than Mai(CR 007397), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1647 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Yoon Gijoon

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Yoon Gijoon was born in 364-8 Hapseong1-dong, Hoewon-gu, Masan-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Mar. 3, 1940. 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 Yoon Gijoon died Aug. 16, 1968 at an airport area of Phu Cat(CR 099427), from wounds caused by small arms fire during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2091 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.