Son Taeik

Capital Division

RANK

Major

STORY

Major Son Taeik was born in 460 Dongcheon-dong, Gyeungju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Sep. 1, 1938.
He was assigned to 3rd Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Major Son Taeik died from an enemy’s sniper shooting during search operation in Phu Cat(Br930390) Oct. 16, 1967.
He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Chungmu. He was buried at 51-4-0102 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Munil

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Munil was born in Sangsan-ri, Hamyang-myeon, Hamyang-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, jul. 29, 1947. He was assigned to 3rd Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Kim Munil died from an enemy’s sniper shooting during combat in Phu Cat(Br936392) Jan. 23, 1968. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-2-1490 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Mun Gwuangseong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Mun Gwuangseong was born in 574 Songjeong-ri, Songjeong-eup, Gwuangsan-gun, Jeollanam-do, jan. 7, 1945. He was assigned to 3rd Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Mun Gwuangseong died from an enemy’s sniper shooting during combat in Phu Cat(Br936392) Jan. 23, 1968. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1596 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Hwang Byoungsik

Capital Division

RANK

Private

STORY

Private 1st Class Hwang Byoungsik was born in 289 Seomi-ri, Pungsan-myeon, Adong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr. 20, 1944. He was assigned to 3rd Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Private 1st Class Hwang Byoungsik died from an enemy’s sniper shooting during a battle in Phu Cat(Br935393) Jan. 24, 1968. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 1-146-41056 soldier graveyard in Daejeon National Cemetery.

Lee Manjoo

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Manjoo was born in 422 Bujeon2-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan City, Jan. 8, 1943. He was assigned to 3rd Company, 1st Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Manjoo died in a hospital Feb. 9, 1968, from wounds caused by shrapnels during Tiger Operation 9 in the area of Phu Cat, Nui Ba(CR014418). He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1661 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.