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Myeongrang Strait Festival

Posted October. 13, 2008 07:58,   


The Myeongrang Strait Festival commemorating the Battle of the Myeongrang Strait, a naval battle fought in 1597 with the Korean fleet led by Admiral Yi Sun-shin, is held yesterday in Haenam, South Jeolla Province. Thirteen of Yi’s warships defeated 133-vessel Japanese armada.