Bae Gyeongjo

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Bae Gyeongjo was born in 216 Haklim-ri, Ha’il-myeon, Goseong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, Oct. 6, 1944. He was assigned to HQ Battery, 60th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Bae Gyeongjo died Sep. 12, 1967 in Phu Cat, Cat Hung, My Thun(BR 988550), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 26-2-1198 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jeong Dojae

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Jeong Dojae was born in Yuk’il-ri, Songsan-myeon, Hwaseong-si, Gyeonggi-do, Oct. 20, 1941. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Jeong Dojae died Jan. 29, 1966 in east of Tay Son, nearby Song Con(BR8538), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during Operation Beongae 66-1. He was buried at 51-1-81 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Park Taegyu

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Park Taegyu was born in 217-138 Seongbuk-dong, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul Capital City, Nov. 20, 1945. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Park Taegyu died May. 25, 1968 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Nui Ngang(BR 684424), from wounds caused by a vehicle crash accident during a military operation. He was buried at 26-1-1895 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Bongsu

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Bongsu was born in Hogye-ri, Gundong-myeon, Gangjin-gun, Jeollanam-do, Sep. 29, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Bongsu died Jun. 9, 1969 in Tay Son, Tay Giang(BR 648398), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search action. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 19-2-2563 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Jo Jeonggi

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Jo Jeonggi was born in 368-1 Jong’am-ri, Miwon-myeon, Cheongwon-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do, Apr. 20, 1946. He was assigned to 1st Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Jo Jeonggi died Aug. 19, 1971 in Tay Son, deo An Khe(BR 586441), from wounds caused by an enemy’s booby trap explosion during a search action. He was buried at 1-115-6067 soldier graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.