People’s Liberation Army entered Tibet with 136 soldiers have been the advance of the record hit the big time
advance with the way in Tibet.
the reporter Sun Xingwei
1950 August, according to the instructions of the CPC Central Committee to enter Tibet, Xinjiang Military Cavalry Division to a group of independent series, based on advance with the composition in Tibet, starting from the Xinjiang Yutian trekking thousands of miles, across the Kunlun Mountains, Kailash, into the northern Tibetan Plateau.
stationed in northern Tibet in advance and only one year, with a total of 63 officers and men of the glorious sacrifice. August 1951, the advance troops finally connected and follow-up five-star red flag of Ali plateau. Advance with the recognition of merit, the Northwest Military Region in January 30, 1951 granted the power to make even the “Heroes advance into Tibet,” the honorary title, and to the whole record with 136 officers and men of great merit once (a first). Southern military leader told reporters that a great service for the 136 record, which in our military history is the first time.
2009 years, the Central Military Commission, General Political Department and relevant departments across the country selected 100 “After the founding of New China’s national defense and army building to make a significant contribution, with a significant impact on advanced models.” , led the advance into the possession of even three and Lei Feng, Li Di, Huang Jiguang other one, overwhelmingly selected.(edit: SN049)