Jo Myeonggeun

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jo Myeonggeun was born in 479 4ga Geunho-dong, Seongdong-gu, Seoul Capital City, Nov. 23, 1945. He was assigned to 10th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jo Myeonggeun died Mar. 4, 1969 in Tay Son, Nui Hanh Son(BR 7643), from wounds caused by a blind shell explosion during Operation Beongae 69-2. He was buried at 21-1-2356 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Chae Pyeongnam

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Chae Pyeongnam was born in 88-2 Changjeon-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul Capital City, Feb. 2, 1945. He was assigned to 10th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Chae Pyeongnam died Jul. 16, 1970 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 700520), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-3-3197 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Yeongsik

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Yeongsik was born in 451-56 Junggok-dong, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul Capital City, Aug. 26, 1946. He was assigned to 10th Company, armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Yeongsik died Apr. 24, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 732579), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during Operation Tiger 16. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-3-3641 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jang Yongsik

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jang Yongsik was born in Gwaneum-ri, Twoichon-myeon, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Aug. 15, 1946. He was assigned to 10th Company, armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jang Yongsik died Apr. 24, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 732579), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during Operation Tiger 16. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-3-3632 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Sangwon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lim Sangwon was born in 179-1 Samgye-ri, Bonghwa-eup, Bonghwa-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Mar. 11, 1948. He was assigned to 10th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lim Sangwon died by cerebral malaria nov. 19, 1972, during a military operation in An Nhon, Nhon To(BR 864295). He was buried at 08-1-4310 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.