Jo Jong’yeon

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Jo Jong’yeon was born in 520-1 Yeonhi-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul Capital City, Oct. 26, 1948. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Jo Jong’yeon died Apr. 15, 1972 in Song Cau, Xuan To(CQ 065737), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-1-4154 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jongseop

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Jongseop was born in 305-1 Bonggang-ri, Woeseo-myeon, Sangju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Jun. 11, 1950. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Jongseop died Apr. 22, 1972 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 680450), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-2-3966 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Park Hyeonggyu

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Park Hyeonggyu was born in 29-186 Songsang-ri, Mangyeong-eup, Gimje-si, Jeollabuk-do, Oct. 12, 1948. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Park Hyeonggyu died Apr. 27, 1972 in Tay Son, 19th Road of Phu Phong(BR 584445), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during road repair work. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 03-1-4004 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Park Yoonhak

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Park Yoonhak was born in 319-1 Wondang-ri, Ja’in-myeon, Gyeongsan-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Feb. 1, 1949. He was assigned to 3rd Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Park Yoonhak died Nov. 28, 1972 in Phuoc Thanh(BP 055223), from wounds caused by an accidental firing during emergency duty. He was buried at 02-1-4300 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Ko Jongpyo

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Ko Jongpyo was born in Oksan-ri, Oksan-myeon, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Apr. 10, 1936. He was assigned to HQ Company, Engineer Battalion, Tiger Division troops and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Ko Jongpyo died Nov. 6, 1966 in Phuoc Thanh, from wounds caused by an enemy’s sudden attack during a search action. He was buried at 26-3-486 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.