Hong Kijoo

Capital Division

RANK

Private

STORY

Private 1st Class Hong Kijoo was born in 4-4 Iseok-ri, Toechon-myeon, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Aug. 21, 1943. He was assigned to 2nd Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Private 1st Class Hong Kijoo was killed Jan. 10, 1966 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-51 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Kim Jeongtaek

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Jeongtaek was born in 3-53 Choryang-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan-si, Mar. 14, 1942. He was assigned to 2nd Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Staff Sergeant Kim Jeongtaek was killed Feb. 15, 1966 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 51-1-155 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Park Gwanok

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant (late Corporal) Park Gwanok was born in 20 Manseon-ri, Ejang-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Sep. 17, 1943. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Sergeant Park Gwanokwas killed Jun. 17, 1966 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun during a military action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 48-1-296 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.

Choi Myeonglim

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant (late Corporal) Choi Myeonglim was born in 810 Jaedorim-ri, Hail-myeon, Goseong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jan. 16, 1943. He was assigned to 1st Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Sergeant Choi Myeonglim was killed Jun. 17, 1966 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun during a military action. He was buried at familyl Cemetry.

Kim Seonyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kim Seonyeong was born in 292 Mahang-ri, Ipyeong-myeon, Jeongeup-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jan. 16, 1941. He was assigned to 2nd Company, 1st Regimment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province. Staff Sergeant Kim Seonyeong died Mar. 6, 1967 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung (CR 032575), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during an ambush action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-3-703 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetry.