Japanese archaeologist, Dr Nishimura Masanari (4th from left), with villagers of the Kim Lan ancient village and excavation site in Hanoi
Nishino Noriko
Japanese archaeologist, Dr Nishimura Masanari, who dedicated 23 years of his life to Vietnamese archaeology, was tragically killed in a road accident in Vietnam on the 9 June; he was on his way from Hanoi to a new excavation site in Hai Phong Province. Dr Nishimura was 48 and married to linguist and fellow archaeologist Nishino Noriko.
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