Lee Gangyeol

Capital Division

RANK

Captain

STORY

Captain Lee Gangyeol was born in 333 Daeryong-dong, Suncheon-si, Jeollanam-do, May. 22, 1947. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Captain Lee Gangyeol died Apr. 17, 1972 in Tay Son, Deo An Khe(BR 610425), from wounds caused by an enemy’s shell explosion during Operation Beongae 24. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Hwarang. He was buried at 03-5-285 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Lee Inhwa

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Lee Inhwa was born in 128-1 Uijeongbu-dong, Uijeongbu-si, Gyeonggi-do, Sep. 23, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Lee Inhwa died Apr. 30, 1972 in Binh Thanh, Song Con, from thunderstroke during post station work. He was buried at 03-1-4055 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Song Jeomhyeon

Capital Division

RANK

Staff Sergeant

STORY

Staff Sergeant Song Jeomhyeon was born in 316-1 Annam-ri, Daeseo-myeon, Goheung-gun, Jeollanam-do, Mar. 21, 1948. He was assigned to 5th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Staff Sergeant Song Jeomhyeon died Feb. 5, 1973 in Binh Thanh, Song Con, from wounds caused by a vehicle overturning during a military operation. He was buried at 12-2-34753 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Kwak myeongyeong

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant 1st Class

STORY

Sergeant 1st Class Kwak myeongyeong was born in 612 Yong’am-ri, Sinrim-myeon, Wonju-si, Gangwon-do, Mar. 25, 1941. He was assigned to 6th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant 1st Class Kwak myeongyeong was killed Apr. 2, 1966 in east of Tay Son, Song Con(BR 859394), during a battle with enemies in Operation Beongae 66-5. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Inheon. He was buried at 51-1-229 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.

Choi Yeonil

Capital Division

RANK

Sergeant

STORY

Sergeant Choi Yeonil was born in 310-1 Ssangryeong-dong, Gwangju-si, Gyeonggi-do, Oct. 2, 1943. He was assigned to 6th Company, Armor Regiment, Tiger Division and was dispatched to Vietnam; stationed in the area of Binh Dinh Province.
Sergeant Choi Yeonil was killed Apr. 2, 1966 in east of Tay Son, Song Con(BR 855387), during a battle with enemies in Operation Beongae 66-5. He was awarded the Order of Military Merit Chungmu. He was buried at 51-1-237 graveyard in Seoul National Cemetery.