13 martyrs’ names inscribed to the monument
2017-09-14 17:21:00

The names of 13 martyrs have been inscribed to the monument of the Huaihai Campaign ahead of the September 30 Martyrs Memorial Day in the 11thaddition of the name list since 2001. The names of 128 martyrs have been added so far since the monument of the Huaihai Campaign Museum was erected in April 1995 when the names of 28391 martyrs were inscribed. The Huaihai Campaign or the Battle of Xu-Beng, was one of the greatest battles of modern Chinese history, and of the 20th Century fought in late 1948 and early 1949 between the ruling Kuomintang troops and the Communist-led Peoples Liberation Army which claimedthe final victory.

Source:江苏国际频道 Editor:Hiram