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Hanoi, The uprising on August 19, 1945
The uprising in capital Hanoi on August 19, 1945.

The August Revolution happened in Vietnam in August 1945. It was an uprising for independence after the Japanese lost World War II. It led to the Declaration of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam on September 2, 1945. The independence war against the French would soon follow.


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