Nam Dinh

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Nam Dinh

 

a city and port in North Vietnam, in the Hong Ha delta. It is the administrative center of Nam Ha Province. Population, 86,000 (1960). The city is a transportation junction. Its industries include textile factories producing cotton and silk fabrics and yarn, a distillery, a rice-hulling enterprise, and a glass factory.

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One of a number of pictures taken along the road from Namdinh to Thaibinh on May 25, 1954, it shows troops advancing across the ground under which lay the landmine which would kill Capa, at the age of 40, a few minutes later.