Lee Heeyeol

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Heeyeol was born in 337-1 Sinbu-dong, Dongnam-gu, Cheon’an-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Aug. 29, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Heeyeol died Nov. 18, 1970 in Binh Thanh, Song Con(BQ 761408), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3396 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Eom Okseop

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Eom Okseop was born in Togyo-ri, Nam-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do, Feb. 18, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Eom Okseop was killed Jun. 26, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat, during a battle with enemies in Operation Tiger 17. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-3-3717 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Bugyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Bugyeong was born in Togyo-ri, Nam-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwondo, Dec. 22, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Bugyeong was killed Jun. 26, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat, during a battle with enemies in Operation Tiger 17. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-3-3727 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Oh Jeongbu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Oh Jeongbu was born in Mokdong-ri, Godal-myeon, Gokseong-gun, Jeollanam-do, Feb. 18, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Oh Jeongbu was killed Oct. 27, 1971 in Phu Cat, Cat Hanh, Nui Voc Cat(BR 733420), during a battle with enemies in an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-2-3837 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Gangyeol

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Lee Gangyeol was born in 333 Daeryong-dong, Suncheon-si, Jeollanam-do, May. 22, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Lee Gangyeol died Apr. 17, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 610425), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-5-285 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.