Jo Yeongsik

Capital Division

RANK

1st Lieutenant

STORY

1st Lieutenant Jo Yeongsik was born in 327-2 Jeomchon-dong, Mungyeong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Nov. 15, 1942. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
1st Lieutenant Jo Yeongsik died Nov. 18, 1965 in Qui Nhon, from wounds caused by an mine explosion during mine burial work. He was buried at 51-4-05 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Jeomgyu

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Jo Jeomgyu was born in 1272 Jang’am-ri, Daesan-myeon, Ham’an-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Nov. 11, 1943. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Jo Jeomgyu died Nov. 18, 1965 in Qui NhonTay Son, Tay Giang, from wounds caused by an mine explosion during mine burial work. He was buried at 18641 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Taeyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff sergeant Lim Taeyeong was born in 374 Nongang-ri, Eomjeong-myeon, Chungju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, Jun. 24, 1942. He was assigned to 12th Company, armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff sergeant Lim Taeyeong was killed Aug. 10, 1966 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 824158), during a battle with enemies in a military operation. He was buried at 48-1-343 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Won’ok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Kim Won’ok was born in 299-1 Eunsong-ri, Jucheon-myeon, Namwon-si, jeollabuk-do, Jul. 21, 1943. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Kim Won’ok died Dec. 20, 1966 in Van Canh, Canh Thuan(BR 884385), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-536 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jeongsu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Lee Jeongsu was born in 91 Icheon-ri, Ilgwang-myeon, Gijang-gun, Busan City, Aug. 12, 1944. He was assigned to 12th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Lee Jeongsu died Dec. 7, 1967 in Van Canh, Canh Thuan(BR 892340), 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 26-2-1380 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.