Hoa Lo Prison

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Hoa Lo Prison is one of the special historical sites in the capital of Hanoi, built by French colonialists in 1896 in order to imprison the Vietnamese patriotic soldiers who fought against the French colonialists. French name of this prison at that time is Maison Centrale. The name Hoa Lo, commonly translated as “fiery furnace” […]

DMZ – Vietnam War sites today

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…Ben Hai River served as the demarcation line between Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) ,supported by USA and Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam), supported by China and Russia 5km wide on either side was known as Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) …Some of the smaller bombs dropped by US bombers… …thousands of these Seismic Bombs were […]

Hamburger Hill Battle during Vietnam War in 1968

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Battle of Hamburger Hill – Hill 937 Information on the Battle of Hamburger Hill during The Vietnam War, also known as Hill 937. The battle, which was fought on May 10-20, 1969 was a direct assault against a heavily defended and strategically insignificant hill, resulted in over 400 U.S. casualties and caused an outrage back […]