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John Sidney McCain Memorial

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Mar 2, 2019
“Memorial to an enemy”
Feb 26, 2019
“One of the reasons for going to Hanoi was to see the Hanoi?Hilton where Sen.John Mcain was imprisoned.”
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

As you walk along the lake, you will come upon the McCain Memorial. It was very respectful and the impression I got from guides was that McCain was recognized for his strength and courage. It was especially touching since McCain had recently passed.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Carole M
Reviewed May 10, 2019

This memorial to Jon McCain was erected because he was shot down near here. He parachuted into Truc Bach lake where the memorial is located.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank rschagrin
Reviewed March 2, 2019

We saw the Memorial to John McCain as we walked along Truc Bach Lake. An interesting memorial with a lot of symbolism such as a figure with his hands raised, part of a wing (in concrete) and the letters USAF. He was shot down there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

One of the reasons for going to Hanoi was to see the Hanoi?Hilton where Sen.John Mcain was imprisoned! Learnt there why they call it the Hanoi Hilton.The atrocities committed by the French were horrible in these prisons. The dingy Death row cells and the original...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AmarMotivala
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Located on the banks of Truc Bach Lake is a memorial to Senator McCain. It consists of a small stone sculpture of a person with arms raised with a plaque of Vietnamese inscription.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is a memorial to Senator John McCain, whose plane was shot down in 1967. It is situated on a busy (aren't they all!) road, overlooking Truc Bach lake. The memorial is quite small (I walked past it once without noticing it) but is unspoiled...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MarcusHurley
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