Jeong Chungnam

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Chungnam was born in Yemi-ri, Sindong-eup, Jeongseon-gun, Gangwon-do, Mar. 1, 1945. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jeong Chungnam died Apr. 12, 1968 in Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s sudden attack during the coast patrol. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1763 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Jinho

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jeong Jinho was born in 210 Changcheon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul Capital City, Jun. 14, 1945. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jeong Jinho died Apr. 12, 1968 in Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s explosive explosion during maintenance work of main supply route. He was buried at 02-5-2823 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Wonsik

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Wonsik was born in Cheonjeong-ri, Baeksu-eup, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do, Aug. 22, 1946. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kim Wonsik died Nov. 7, 1969 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CA 062746), from wounds caused by an enemy’s explosive explosion during maintenance work of main supply route. He was buried at 02-5-2807 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Jong’yeon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jo Jong’yeon was born in 520-1 Yeonhi-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul Capital City, Oct. 26, 1948. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jo Jong’yeon died Apr. 15, 1972 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 065737), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-1-4154 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jongseop

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Jongseop was born in 305-1 Bonggang-ri, Woeseo-myeon, Sangju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Jun. 11, 1950. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Jongseop died Apr. 22, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 680450), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-2-3966 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.