South Vietnam
geographical name — see Vietnam

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • South Vietnam — Infobox Former Country native name = Việt Nam Cộng Hòa conventional long name = Republic of Vietnam common name = South Vietnam continent = moved from Category:Asia to Southeast Asia region = Southeast Asia country = Vietnam era = Cold War… …   Wikipedia

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  • South Vietnam — /saʊθ vjɛtˈnam/ (say sowth vyet nahm), / ˈnæm/ (say nam) noun a region of Vietnam which was an independent republic 1955–1976. –South Vietnamese, adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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  • United States Air Force In South Vietnam — Infobox Military Conflict conflict = Bases of the United States Air Force in South Vietnam (1961 1973) partof = Vietnam War caption = Map Of Major USAF bases in South Vietnam date = 1961 1973 place = Republic of Vietnam territory = result = US… …   Wikipedia

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  • National anthem of South Vietnam — a notation of the National anthem The national anthem of South Vietnam government (Tiếng Gọi Công Dân) was originally Thanh Niên Hành Khúc (English: March of the Youths). These anthems were written and composed by Luu Huu Phuoc (Vietnamese: Lưu… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Ambassadors from New Zealand to South Vietnam — The Ambassador from New Zealand to South Vietnam was New Zealand s foremost diplomatic representative in the Republic of Vietnam, and in charge of New Zealand s diplomatic mission in South Vietnam.The embassy was located in Saigon, South Vietnam… …   Wikipedia

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