Phước Sơn District

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Phước Sơn District
Huyện Phước Sơn
District
Country  Vietnam
Region South Central Coast
Province Quảng Nam
Capital Kham Duc
Area
 • Total 441 sq mi (1,141 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 20,141
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Phước Sơn (About this sound listen) is a rural district (huyện) of Quảng Nam Province in the South Central Coast region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of .[1] The district covers an area of 1,141 km2 (441 sq mi). The district capital lies at Khâm Đức.[1]

The district was the location of the 1968 Battle of Kham Duc, a major battle of the Vietnam War.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 20, 2009. 

Coordinates: 15°25′01″N 107°49′59″E / 15.417°N 107.833°E / 15.417; 107.833