Both of her two sons are martyrs. Her first son, Dao Van Tap, sacrificed his life in the resistance war against American imperialists in 1975, and her second son, Dao Van Tanh, lost his life on the Southwestern border battlefield in 1979.

Representatives of Flotilla 128 present gifts to Vietnamese heroic mother Nguyen Thi Nan.

The 100sq.m house, worth nearly VND 700 million in total, was completed after four months of construction with VND 80 million extracted from the gratitude funds of the Saigon Newport Corporation.

At the ceremony, the Head of the Department of Politics of the Naval Service and representatives of the Saigon Newport Corporation, Flotilla 128 and local authorities also presented meaningful gifts to Mother Nan’s family.


Translated by Quynh Oanh