Eom Myeonghak

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Eom Myeonghak was born in 353-1 Seonchon-ri, Seol’ak-myeon, Gapyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do, Nov. 4, 1945. He was assigned to Search Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Eom Myeonghak died Oct. 30, 1969 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh, from bacterial meningitis during on duty. He was buried at 02-5-2835 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Heo Jegu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Heo Jegu was born in Jeon-dong, Jung-gu, Daegu City, Apr. 11, 1946. He was assigned to Search Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Heo Jegu was killed Jan. 14, 1970 in 비아호산(BR 998279), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2892 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Yeonggon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Yeonggon was born in 389 Bonseong-dong, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr. 27, 1947. He was assigned to Search Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Yeonggon was killed Jan. 15, 1970 in 비아호산(BR 998279), during a battle with enemies in a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2897 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Hwang Osik

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Hwang Osik was born in Dugil-ri, Seolcheon-myeon, Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Feb. 22, 1947. He was assigned to Search Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Hwang Osik died Jun. 16, 1970 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by a misfiring during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-4-3136 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Jeongyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Kim Jeongyeong was born in 106-1 Osan-ri, Osu-myeon, Imsil-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Apr. 13, 1943. He was assigned to Search Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Kim Jeongyeong died Nov. 2, 1970 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh(CQ 125756), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-3-3370 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.