The People’s Committee of Huong Hoa district of central Quang Tri province held a burial service for the remains of 52 war martyrs on April 21, all of whom lost their lives on the Road 9-Khe Sanh battlefield.

The remains were gathered by the district’s search team across the locality in accordance with the information provided by local residents. The remains were buried at Huong Hoa’s martyr cemetery.

On the occasion, representatives from the Military Zone 4 presented certificates of merit to organisations and individuals who made active contributions to the search effort for and collection of martyr remains.

The same day, a similar event was also organised in Dau Tieng district’s martyr cemetery in the southern province of Binh Duong to inter the remains of over 100 fallen soldiers.
The revolutionary martyrs laid to rest, who serviced in the Regiment 3 and units of the Division 9 under the Southern High Command, were killed in village 10 of Dau Tieng district on November 22, 1965.-VNA