Baek Soonheum

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Baek Soonheum was born in 688 Naegan-ri, Geoje-myeon, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Aug. 2, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Baek Soonheum died Dec. 19, 1970 in Quy Nhon(CQ 037840), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3433 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Gyoosoon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Gyoosoon was born in 395 Nosong-dong 2ga, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jan. 2, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Gyoosoon died Dec. 19, 1970 in Quy Nhon, from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3432 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Lee Huibaek

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Huibaek was born in Soyang-ro 2ga, Chuncheon-si, Gangwon-do, Nov. 26, 1946. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Huibaek died Dec. 19, 1970 in Quy Nhon(CQ 032840), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-2-3426 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Seo Honggeun

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Seo Honggeun was born in Jan. 6, 1949. He was assigned to 5th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Seo Honggeun died Apr. 16, 1972 in Quy Nhon(CQ 047867). He was awarded the Military Merit Medal. He was buried at 03-2-3963 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Nam Gideok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Nam Gideok was born in 52 Yongsu-ri, Sinpung-myeon, Gongju-si, Chungcheongnam-do, Jun. 5, 1939. He was assigned to 6th Company, 26th Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Nam Gideok died Oct. 2, 1966 at a mountaineous area of Phu Cat(CR 060532), from wounds caused by small arms fire serving during Operation Tlger 6. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 48-1-391 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.