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The Battle of the Paracel Islands was a military engagement between the naval forces of the People's Republic of China (PRC) and South Vietnam in the Paracel Islands on January 19, 1974.
A depth charge is an anti-submarine warfare weapon.
A dual-purpose gun is a naval artillery mounting designed to engage both surface and air targets.
Guangzhou, also known as Canton, is the capital and most populous city of the province of Guangdong.
The heavy machine gun or HMG is a class of machine gun implying greater characteristics than general purpose or medium machine guns.
A machine gun is a fully automatic mounted or portable firearm designed to fire bullets in rapid succession from an ammunition belt or magazine, typically at a rate of 300 rounds per minute or higher.
A naval mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or submarines.
The North Sea Fleet (NSF) is one of the three fleets of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy, under the Northern Theater Command.
A patrol boat is a relatively small naval vessel generally designed for coastal defence duties.
In the Royal Navy and other navies of Europe and the Commonwealth of Nations, ships are identified by pennant number (an internationalisation of pendant number, which it was called before 1948).
The People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), also known as the PLA Navy, is the naval warfare branch of the People's Liberation Army, which is the armed wing of the Communist Party of China and, by default, the national armed forces of the People's Republic of China.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
The T43 class were a group of minesweepers built for the Soviet Navy and Soviet allies in the 1950s and 1960s.