Hamhung

Hamhung

Hamhŭng (Hamhŭng-si; ) is North Korea's second largest city, and the capital of South Hamgyŏng Province. In late 2005, nearby Hŭngnam was made a ward (kuyŏk) within Hamhŭng-si. It has a population of 768,551 as of 2008.

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Democratic People's Republic Of Korea - Administrative Divisions
... Kangwon 강원도 Wonsan 9 South Hamgyong 함경남도 Hamhung 10 North Hamgyong 함경북도 Chongjin 11 Ryanggang * 량강도 Hyesan * – Rendered ... Pyongyang Hamhung 1 Pyongyang Pyongyang Capital City 3,255,288 Chongjin Nampho 2 Hamhung South Hamgyong Province 768,551 3 Chongjin North Hamgyong Province 667,929 4 Nampho South Pyongan ...
National Treasures Of North Korea - Nos. 101-150
... Bridge Chudun-ri, Kosong-gun 주둔리무지개다리 駐屯里무지개다리 107 Hamhung Royal Villa Sonamu-dong, Hungnam-guyok, Hamhung ...
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... The Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamhung is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in North Korea ... finally, as the Apostolic Vicariate of Hamhung in 1950 ...
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1954 and in 1961 the massive February 8 Vinylon Complex was built in Hamhung ... While Hamhung remains a major production centre for vinylon in 1998, a vinylon factory was opened up in South Pyongan ... In early 2010, Kim Jong-il himself attended a mass rally at the February 8 Vinalon Complex in Hamhung to celebrate its reopening after 16 years of inactivity ...
John U. D. Page - Medal of Honor Citation
... Page left X Corps Headquarters at Hamhung with the mission of establishing traffic control on the main supply route to 1st Marine Division positions and those ... Page was free to return to the safety of Hamhung but chose to remain on the plateau to aid an isolated signal station, thus being cut off with elements of the marine division ... Page was flown to Hamhung to arrange for artillery support of the beleaguered troops attempting to break out ...