Ceremony commemorates fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle Society

Ceremony commemorates fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle

The Liaison Board of Truong Sa Soldiers for the 1984 – 1988 period held a ceremony in the central city of Da Nang on March 14 to commemorate the Vietnam People’s Navy soldiers who fell down on Gac Ma island, part of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago, in 1988.
War veterans recall Gac Ma battle Society

War veterans recall Gac Ma battle

Nearly 500 war veterans who struggled to defend Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago met in Hoa Vinh town, Dong Hoa district, the central province of Phu Yen, to recall the Gac Ma battle.
Paris requiem for soldiers killed during Gac Ma battle Society

Paris requiem for soldiers killed during Gac Ma battle

A requiem for Vietnamese soldiers, who died during a battle to defend Gac Ma Island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago 27 years ago, was organised in the Truc Lam Zen Monastery on the outskirts of Paris on March 15.
Work commences on Gac Ma memorial park Society

Work commences on Gac Ma memorial park

A ceremony was held on March 13 in the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa to launch construction on a memorial park dedicated to 64 naval soldiers killed during a battle to defend Gac Ma Island in Vietnam ’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago 27 years ago.
Exhibition on Gac Ma memorial designs opens in HCM City Society

Exhibition on Gac Ma memorial designs opens in HCM City

The three best designs for a memorial dedicated to naval officers and soldiers who perished in a battle to defend national sovereignty over Gac Ma island in the country’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago are being exhibited in Ho Chi Minh City from December 21 to 31.
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Design contest launched for Gac Ma memorial park

A contest was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25 for the best design for a memorial park dedicated to officers and soldiers who perished in a battle on March 14, 1988 to defend national sovereignty of Gac Ma island in Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.