Núi - Bà Đen (Black Virgin) - Mountain

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Comments (15)

eureka95503 on September 10, 2008

Google Earth indicates the elevation of Nui Ba Den as 2988' (911 meters) but my military topo map (printed in 1968) shows it at 986 meters. I knew that our 155 mm howitzers at Fire Base Washington kept blasting at it but I didn't think we blew 75 meters off the top!

Vietnam - Paracels on March 23, 2009

Tại tớ... không thích ;D!

Nếu bạn muốn tớ gửi toạ độ cho.

ha0903431963 on July 12, 2009

Hi, đã có bạn nào leo lên đến đỉnh cao nhất chưa ? Mình muốn hỏi thông tin. Thx. YM: ha0903431963

earthquake66 on August 27, 2009

I was stationed at Tay Ninh, South Viet Nam in '69 & '70 during the war. Was with the 508 TTP division on base that received the supplies sent there each day by flatbed trailors. I saw this mountain everyday as it was being shot and blasted while fighting our enemy. I think this is the first image of the mountain that I have seen since I left there. It does bring back memories and looks the same. ...Rick

Kalbaszovbela on December 30, 2009

Csodálatos táj.Gratulálok!

firstsarge39 on January 21, 2010

I was station at Tay Ninh, South Vietnam in 65 & 66. my basecamp was at the tip of the old michellan rubber plantation. I remember this mountain well.

Young D. on April 23, 2010

Xin chào anh NNTL,

Bức ảnh này rất tuyệt! Màu sắc của bầu trời chuyển từ đậm sang lợt, ngọn núi thì mờ ảo lại còn in bóng nước... nhìn như một tác phẩm được tạo ra bởi máy tính! Rất đẹp!

muchtooffer48 on June 7, 2010

Tay Ninh mtn. Yes I remember this mtn as well. A troop. 1st of the 9th air calv. In fact, I went there each and everyday. I was the commander's crewchief. I was stationed at Phouc Vinh. We owned the top of the mtn., and the bottom. THEY OWNED THE MIDDLE. We took heavy fire from the sides. We blasted those bastards to hell, and they still came back for more. There isn't a day that passes without my thoughts going back to that place. Wishing we had done something differently than we did. Just think what we as a people could have done for ourselves if we had gotten involved the way we did. Different day different time. Oh well, as the song says, I HOPE WE DON'T GET FOOLED AGAIN. Sincerely... Frank.

DEHY on August 13, 2010

I have areil pictures of the top of the mtn taken in 1968 from an O1E Bird Dog while acting as an AO directing artillery fire near the mtn. Prior time was in Tay Ninh as XO of 105mm howitzer battery. Looked at mtn every day and wondered why VC were so insistant on getting hammered by artillery. I have no interest in ever "visiting" again.

Flávio de Queiroz on August 27, 2010


tranhy on December 29, 2010

ảnh của bạn rất đẹp! Tôi thích nó. Chúc mừng từ Tri Ton, An Giang, Việt Nam. Năm mới 2011 hạnh phúc.

ndthanh88 on April 6, 2011

@muchtooffer48 hello, googday! and all poeple good live

ahmet ersungur on April 14, 2011

Çok güzel fotoğraf tebrik ederim. Türkiye'den selam like

Bảo Ngọc on March 13, 2012

Tôi thích vì nó đẹp!

Allan Kirby on February 7, 2014

Year 1968-1969 I was all over Tay Ninh province but I never herd of the lake. Must have been a secret lake. I was at a fire base at the foot of the mountain for a few days but do not remember the name of it can anyone help.I was at Washington too Q4 radar. AK

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Photo taken in Thạnh Tân, tp. Tây Ninh, Tây Ninh, Vietnam

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