Jo Taeseong

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Jo Taeseong was born in 250-1 Gyo-dong, Gimje-si, Jeollabuk-do, Apr. 12, 1945. He was assigned to 2nd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Jo Taeseong died Oct. 28, 1969 in Tay Son, Tay Giang(BR 994306), from wounds caused by a vehicle overturning during on duty. He was buried at 51-4-0197 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Jang’hi

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Lee Jang’hi was born in 386-1 Changman-ri, Gwangtan-myeon, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Jun. 20, 1948. He was assigned to 2nd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Lee Jang’hi died Apr. 19, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 610425), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during on rush at the enemy position in Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4058 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Seo Jeonseok

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Seo Jeonseok was born in 78 Gasil-ri, Jinbong-myeon, Gimje-si, Jeollabuk-do, Jan. 23, 1950. He was assigned to 2nd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Seo Jeonseok died Apr. 19, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 610425), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during on rush at the enemy position in Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 03-1-4080 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Cheol

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Choi Cheol was born in 202 2ga Han’gang-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul Capital City, Sep. 13, 1945. He was assigned to 3rd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Choi Cheol died Sep. 12, 1968 in Dong Xuyen, Xuyen Long, Nui Ong(BQ 9095), from wounds caused by a booby trap explosion during Operation Beongae 68-2. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 21-1-2102 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kang Heungmo

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Kang Heungmo was born in 1 Dongmun-ri, Tae’an-eup, Tae’an-gun, Chungcheongnam-do, Jul. 3, 1948. He was assigned to 3rd Battery, 61th Artillery Battalion, Artillery Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Kang Heungmo died Apr. 14, 1972 in Binh Hoa, Nui That(CQ 076715), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion. He was buried at 03-1-4050 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.