63) On Boxer Day, 1944, the 17th Pursuit Squadron pilot from the Philippines, who had been captured at Tourane in March 1942, escaped from the Saigon POW camp and was taken back to Tourane by the underground.
75) Rather than evacuate the other crewmen on another submarine at a later date, the head of the Tourane civilian underground network took the crew to a make-shift airstrip near Pleiku where he hoped they could be flown out.
Consulate in Da Nang, Vietnam, signaling the start of construction for the city's first international-standard hotel, the Novotel Tourane Da Nang.
With nearby China Beach one of the country's most famous landmarks, the Novotel Tourane Da Nang is expected to be a popular base for tourists as well as business travelers.
The first French military operation against Vietnam can be dated to April 1847, when a naval engagement between Vietnamese vessels and the French navy occurred off the coast of Tourane (Da Nasng).
Roberts described the mixed designed vessels he saw in Tourane bay as 'remarkably well constructed'.
It required a new engine and a replacement had to be ferried from Saigon to Tourane
via a U.
27) The similarity was striking enough for John Barrow to observe in 1793 that vessels in the Tourane
region resembled the common proas of the Malays, both as to their hulls and rigging".