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Battle of Long Tan Cross, Vung Tau

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Learn about the Battle of Long Tan from the Vietnam War by visiting Battle of Long Tan Cross. The confrontation happened between the 6 Royal Australian Regiment and Vietnamese communist troops. Visit the site that commemorates the Australian victory and its loss at the same time. Listen to the stories and the memories surrounding the memorial, and leave some flowers to pay respects to the fallen soldiers. Consider hiring a guide, since it can be tricky to find the site. Put Battle of Long Tan Cross and other Vung Tau attractions into our Vung Tau tourist route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Travelled out to the cross with OSA tours from Vung Tau. Local Vietnamese company. Travelled in private car with tour guy. Included was a Vietnamese War Memorial site which included part of the local ...  more »
  • Bit of a walk and still some shade and plants to establish.easy access by wheelchair if needed. Take hats, umbrella as it's very open and hot. 
  • The rubber trees are starting to grow back and the kerfuffle over the 50th anniversary will soon be forgotten. Take some time to think about the young men on both sides who died. Think about why it ne...  more »
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  • This place we Vietnamese called "The Grave of Australian Invaders"...Because on 18/8/1966 Our Vietnamese Local Army attacked strongly, bravely to the base of Australian Troops killed 200 of Australian invaders ...we caught many heavy weapons, many of invaders were wounded seriously..Then The Invaders of Australian run away with fear and frightened !