Jeong Pyeongsun

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jeong Pyeongsun was born in Sin’gi-dong, Iksan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Sep. 3, 1945. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jeong Pyeongsun died Aug. 13, 1969 in Phu Phong(BR 784463), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 19-2-2678 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lim Saho

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Lim Saho was born in 327 Dangho-ri, Mongtan-myeon, Mu’an-gun, Jeollanam-do, May. 15, 1946. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Lim Saho died Aug. 13, 1969 in Phu Phong(BR 784463), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search and reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at his Family Cemetery.

Park Jinhae

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Park Jinhae was born in san 19 Janggok-ri, Jori-eup, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Apr. 5, 1946. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Park Jinhae died Nov. 5, 1969 in Phu Phong(BR 903195), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-5-2826 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Gyecheol

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Gyecheol was born in Samgyo-dong, Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do, may. 30, 1947. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Gyecheol died jul. 7, 1970 in Phu Phong, from firearm misfiring during road reconnaissance action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 02-3-3184 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Hong Sunyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Hong Sunyeong was born in 168 Nojang-ri, Jeondong-myeon, Sejong City, Dec. 12, 1947. He was assigned to 9th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Hong Sunyeong was killed Jan. 3, 1971 in Phu Phong, during a military operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit a Commendation for bravery. He was buried at 02-2-3446 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.