Peace Ark military hospital ship for the first time driving abroad went to the Indian Ocean Gate
signed oath ceremony. Xinhua News Agency reporters Cha Chun and Ming She
our reporter Wang Lingshuo correspondent Ju Chun Wah
9 月 6 am, between the sea and the sky. “Peace Ark” hospital ship as a white dove of peace, the door slowly driving abroad, went to the distant Indian Ocean.
This is a solemn and memorable moment: After days of sailing, the Navy “Peace Ark” hospital ship in the upcoming occasion of the door driving abroad, held a “peace Ark is my home, my glorious harmony mission.” swearing-in ceremony of signing the sea, onboard mission expressed the officers and men of all the love and loyalty to the motherland. This is the first time driving abroad the hospital ship door. 428 soldiers and medical personnel throughout the period of 87 days to participate in the “Harmony Mission 2010″ task, the total will reach over 15,000 sea miles range.
whistle blew, the waves rolling in, a military band played the National Anthem majestic, wearing a white summer uniforms of the soldiers and medical personnel wearing the Red Cross emblem and the motherland affectionate farewell.
“absolute loyalty to the party, keep in mind the military responsibility; resolutely obey orders, adherence to the discipline …” in the oath, deputy commander Wang Guangxin the leading voice in the solemn oath of all officers and men. Bright flag fluttering with the wind, bear witness to clank oath.
oath, the task package Yuping commander speaking on behalf of all men: “We want to keep in mind the motherland and the people’s instruction, perform good spread friendship, displaying the image, cooperation and exchange, the mission to expand its influence with the youth and blood to write love of the motherland and loyalty. “
Subsequently, in the” People’s Navy to move forward, “the melody, the officers and men have picked up the pen, the red banner on the solemn signature. 42nd session of the Florence Nightingale Medal, Navy General Hospital Department of Nursing General Nursing Wang Wenzhen excitedly told reporters: “The party and the people cared about us, escort officers and look forward to our Asian and African people around the world watching us We must fulfill their duties, hard work, successful completion of the task, with excellent results reported to the motherland and the people! “
since August 31 after leaving the dock Zhoushan, hospital ship to withstand the” Lion Rock “” Compass, “” Nanchuan “Typhoon test across the Taiwan Strait, Paracel Islands and Spratly Islands. During this period, “Peace Ark” hospital ship officers and men with complex sea conditions, launched a simulated casualty at sea where the drills, to further improve the treatment capacity at sea.
military songs resounded loud and clear in the deep ocean, fast forward a hospital ship in the sea plow traces a long, white spray against the background of the board of the Red Cross emblem is even more colorful .
(newspaper “Peace Ark” Xinhua, 6 September)
Photos: My Peace Ark hospital ship for the first time across the ocean towards the South China Sea