Jang Bongsoon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jang Bongsoon was born in Palbok-dong, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Aug. 27, 1939. He was assigned to 5th Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jang Bongsoon was killed Jul. 10, 1969 in the area of Luong Son(BQ 942567), Son Long, Son Hoa, during an engagement with enemies in Operation Hyesanjin 9. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 19-2-2637 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Gwon Byeonghoon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Gwon Byeonghoon was born in 607 Sanjeon-ri, Woocheon-myeon,
Hwoingseong-gun, Gangwon-do, Sep. 14, 1945. He was assigned to 8th
Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam;
stationed in the area of Tuy Phuoc, Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Gwon Byeonghoon was killed Apr. 14, 1967, during an ambush
action in the area of Cat Khan(CQ.118753), Phu Cat. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-773 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Yeongchil

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Yeongchil was born in 337-4 Yangjeong-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan City, Jun. 2, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Yeongchil died May. 26, 1967in Dong Xuan(CQ 046719), during a battle with enemy in an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-861 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Oh Gyehwan

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Oh Gyehwan was born in 1315 Songgok-ri, Sangha-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Mar. 9, 1942. He was assigned to 1st Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Oh Gyehwan died Jul. 11, 1967 in Dong Xuan, 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 26-3-988 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Gibeom

Capital Division

RANK

Private 1st Class

STORY

Private 1st Class Kim Gibeom was born in Sincheorwon-ri, Galmal-eup, Cheorwon-gun, Gangwon-do, Feb. 12, 1944. He was assigned to 1st Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Private 1st Class Kim Gibeom died Jul. 24, 1967 in Dong Xuan(CQ 010708), 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 26-3-997 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.