The Battle of An-khe: Tiger 638 where a Korean victory monument remains intact. The Battle of An-khe (10th April ~ 26th April, 1972) occurred as the Korean army attempted to secure a supply line just prior to the final withdrawal of the Korean army from Vietnam. Korean troops called the Fierce Tigers succeeded in reclaiming An-khe but suffered high casualties; Dear Heung-Soon [translated by Young Min Moon]