Choi Yeongguk

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Yeongguk was born in 8-1 Seonae-dong, Jung-gu, Daegu City, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Oct. 10, 1950. He was assigned to 4th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Choi Yeongguk died Jan. 5, 1973 in Tay Son, Tay Giang(BR 620485), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-1-4323 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Nam Seongdo

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Nam Seongdo was born in 551-1 Isipgok-ri, Hwasun-eup, Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do, Feb. 25, 1946. He was assigned to HQ Company, 1st Battalion, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Nam Seongdo died by cerebral malaria May. 15, 1967, during a military operation in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang. He was buried at 26-3-839 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Dalho

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Dalho was born in 24-1 Hwangnam-dong, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Feb. 7, 1941. He was assigned to HQ Company, 1st Battalion, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Dalho died Aug. 22, 1967 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang
(BR 646450), from wounds caused by a vehicle overturning during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1356 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Taegyu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Kim Taegyu was born in 709 Inpyeong-dong, Tongyeong-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Nov. 3, 1944. He was assigned to HQ Company, 1st Battalion, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Kim Taegyu died Aug. 22, 1967 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang, from wounds caused by a vehicle overturning during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1079 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Hongsik

Capital Division

RANK

Colone

STORY

Colonel Kim Hongsik was born in Gosam-myeon, Anseong-si, Gyeonggi-do, Sep. 4, 1931. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Colonel Kim Hongsik died Jul. 12, 1968 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 643453), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during road reconnaissance. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Eulji. He was buried at 51-4-0129 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.