Kim Gilseong

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Kim Gilseong was born in Chadong-ri, Podu-myeon, Goheung-gun, Jeollanam-do, Jun. 4, 1950. He was assigned to Armor Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Sin Dosu died Dec. 1, 1968 in Phu Cat, Thai Phu(CR 040304), 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 21-1-2221 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kim Gwangsu

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Kim Gwangsu was born in 461 Daeheung-ri, Buk’ha-myeon, Jangseong-gun, Jeollanam-do, Jul. 3, 1946. He was assigned to Armor Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Kim Gwangsu died Apr. 17, 1972 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh(BR 605445), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during Operation Sweeping Enemy 3. He was buried at 03-5-281 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Mun Yoo’ik

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Mun Yoo’ik was born in Heungchon-ri, Buk’il-myeon, Haenam-gun, Jeollanam-do, Apr. 24, 1949. He was assigned to Armor Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Mun Yoo’ik died Apr. 17, 1972 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh(BR 605445), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during Operation Sweeping Enemy 3. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-2-3968 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Sangwuk

Capital Division

RANK

1st Lieutenant

STORY

1st Lieutenant Lee Sangwuk was born in 647-1 Nogu-ri, Seo-myeon, Namhae-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jul. 8, 1931. He was assigned to Signal Company, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
1st Lieutenant Lee Sangwuk died Jan. 2, 1968 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during communications line maintenance. He was buried at 51-4-0100 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Han Daeseop

Capital Division

RANK

Major

STORY

Major Han Daeseop was born in 55 Yeojwa-dong, Jinhae-gu, Changwon-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Apr. 13, 1936. He was assigned to Aviation Corps, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Major Han Daeseop died Apr. 5, 1968 in Binh Dinh, Tuy Phuoc, Phuoc Thanh(BR 850550), from aerial explosion caused by an enemy’s unknown anti-aircraft gun shooting during the air reconnaissance mission. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-4-0117 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.