Kim Gichool

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Gichool was born in 180 Hyang’ang-ri, Jangheung-gun, Jeollanam-do, Oct. 13, 1941. 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 Gichool was killed during Operation Honggildong in Phu Cat(BR 777445) Aug. 18, 1967. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1073 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Han youngsong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Han youngsong was born in 238 Galsan-dong, Iri-si, Jeollabuk-do, Feb. 2, 1944. 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 Han youngsong died Oct. 16, 1967 in Phu Cat, from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1225 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Mun Myoungchae

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Mun Myoungchae was born in 317 Namchang-ri, Nam-myeon, Younggyuang-gun, Jeollanam-do, Dec. 30, 1944. 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 Myoungchae died Oct. 16, 1967 in Phu Cat, from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1372 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

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.