Yeongsan

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This article is about a town in Changnyeong, South Gyeongsang. For the river in South Jeolla, see Yeongsan River.
Yeongsan
영산
Town
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul 영산면
 • Hanja
 • Revised Romanization Yeongsan-myeon
 • McCune–Reischauer Ryŏgsan-myŏn
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Coordinates: 35°27′15″N 128°31′31″E / 35.45417°N 128.52528°E / 35.45417; 128.52528Coordinates: 35°27′15″N 128°31′31″E / 35.45417°N 128.52528°E / 35.45417; 128.52528
Country  South Korea
Region South Gyeongsang Province
Area
 • Total 29.36 km2 (11.34 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,047
Time zone UTC+09:00

Yeongsan-myeon (also known as Yongsan) is a myeon of Changnyeong County, South Gyeongsang Province, in South Korea.

At Yeongsan the Battle of Yongsan was an engagement in the Korean War. It was part of the Battle of Pusan Perimeter and was one of several large engagements fought simultaneously.[1]

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Changnyeong County

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