75 Hubei KMT army when the war found that more than 3,000 servicemen remains
construction workers dug up the remains.
China news agency, Yichang, September 1 (Reporters Shang Guan and Chun Qing) – Yiling District Yichang City in Hubei Province, south of the village should bar yellow Township Highway site, construction has found many bones. Research by the local cultural and historical experts, the remains of the war should be prepared when the Nationalist Army 75 division officers and men of the fourth remains, the burial of at least 3,000 the number of tools.
the construction pit is located south of Huanghua Township, a village on the hillside behind the village, site person in charge of Mr. Liu told reporters described the scene: excavator dug a pit, because of the rain, part of the After the exposed soil is washed bones. Upon inquiry we learned that people around here have been buried at the expense of the many Japanese soldiers. Then workers will these bones together, and carefully stored to another location.
According to the local 73-year-old villager Qin standard introduced in the Anti-Japanese War the area south of the village is a village field hospital, the war in defense of soldiers injured in battle Yichang have been sent here after the treatment. As the number of wounded, when the medical condition is limited, many wounded soldiers are here to sacrifice.
Yiling District Yichang City, Hubei Province CPPCC Cultural and Historical Commission expert Jane Xing told reporters, “Yichang County Cultural and Historical Data Series No. 9″ in the true history of this period of record, according to the memories of war veterans, and later found of a Canbei record, the KMT 75 Fourth Division troops prepared to sacrifice at least 3,000 of the soldiers buried here.
1938 years of the KMT’s 75 army prepared to lead the fourth division of the FU Zheng-mode troops fighting the Japanese invaders front, fought in Henan, Hubei, took part in the Battle of Wuhan, Xinkou Battle, with the date Battle and Xiangfan, sand and other campaign should be. (End)