Park Taedol

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Park Taedol was born in 270 Gu’il-ri, Namcheon-myeon, Gyeongsan-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Feb. 27, 1944. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Park Taedol died Feb. 17, 1968 in Tay Son, Phu Phong (BR 874285), 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 26-1-1641 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Park Heondeuk

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Park Heondeuk was born in 363 Mu’an-ri, Mu’an-myeon, Milyang-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Jun. 27, 1945. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Park Heondeuk died Apr. 8, 1968 in Tay Son, Nui Bac Ma(BR 651513), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during Operation Eagle Jeonjin 68-1. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 26-1-1792 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Song Inseok

Capital Division

RANK

Master Sergeant

STORY

Master Sergeant Song Inseok was born in 491 Daeheung-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul Capital City, Jan. 5, 1940. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Master Sergeant Song Inseok died Oct. 8, 1968 in Tay Son, Phu Phong(BR 997207), from wounds caused by a grenade explosion during an ambush operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 21-1-2138 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Changwon

Capital Division

RANK

Corporal

STORY

Corporal Lee Changwon was born in 481 Eungchu-ri, Gasan-myeon, Chilgok-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Sep. 10, 1941. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Corporal Lee Changwon died by malaria epidemics Feb. 10, 1969, during a military operation in Tay Son, An Nhon, Nhon Tho(BR 803366). He was buried at 21-1-2318 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Ye Samchun

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Ye Samchun was born in 985 Daejeon-ri, Iseo-myeon, Cheongdo-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Oct. 22, 1946. He was assigned to Search Company, Armor Regiment troops, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Ye Samchun died Oct. 27, 1969 in Tay Son, Tay Giang, Thuong Giang(BR6443), from wounds caused by an enemy’s sniper shooting during a search operation. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 02-5-2833 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.