This battle is known as the eastern Moscow defense and the Japanese casualties far more than our army

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This battle is known as the eastern Moscow defense and the Japanese casualties far more than our army

2016-07-21 14:33:58 546 ℃

Hengyang battle is the longest war in the history of China's war of resistance, the two sides of the most casualties, the most brutal battle for the city. Hengyang defending war battle of Hengyang said, is in the history of the Chinese War of resistance against Japan's most successful campaign and in the history of the Chinese War of resistance against Japan to oligo enemy all the most typical battles, was hailed as the "Oriental Moscow to defend the war", is Japan's World War record only a Japanese casualties more than our military wars. The battle of Hengyang lasted 47 days, the Japanese military casualties of more than 1 people, more than 2 people died, more than 6 people were injured. Mao Zedong in August 12, 1944 "Liberation Daily" published an editorial: "adhere to the defenders of Hengyang is heroic, Hengyang people paid great sacrifice." National Government awarded the geese Hengyang "war memorial city" title, and held the foundation stone laying ceremony in August 1947, in Yue screen hill built a tower to commemorate, Chiang Kai Shek monument tower Autographed inscription.1944, the Japanese base camp in Hengyang, named after the first war, the idea of 3 days to Hengyang to the ground. At the time of Hengyang city surrounded by surrounded, alone, without any weapons, ammunition, food, medical supplies, led by general Fang xianjue Kuomintang corps, for the defense of Hengyang stubborn resistance.

June 20th, the Japanese attack on Hengyang's combat deployment. On the same day, the national government also China to garrison Hengyang army tenth army issued a battle to defend Hengyang. June 22nd, the first Japanese aircraft bombed the city of Xiangjiang, Hengyang on both sides of the city were caused by the fire. June 22, at 8 o'clock in the evening, from the Zhuzhou, Lu port along the East Bank of the Xiangjiang River south of the Japanese 68th division, arrived in Hengyang City in the eastern outskirts of the Spring Creek, the 10th army 190 teachers 568 group the first camp sent in Leishui River on the east coast a few outposts with Japanese troops fighting, Hengyang Anti Japanese battle has since started. In June 23rd, the Japanese sixty-eighth division to force the Leishui, was the defenders repulsed.

In June 25th, the night, the Japanese army captured five video and the airport, garrison regiment 596 counterattack, retake the airport. The next day, the fall of the airport. June 26, the Japanese occupation of Hengyang east of the East Bank of the Xiangjiang River airport, and detour to the south of Hengyang, Hengyang truncated defenders retreat, from Hengyang West, southwest formed the siege of Hengyang. On June 27, through the Japanese onslaught of Xiangjiang River, Jindi Ou Jia Ting, Huang Cha Kwo Ling, to stop soldiers hill, kaolinite, hall of Jiangxi main front onslaught. In June 28th, the Japanese tried to surround Hengyang, launched the first general attack. South of the city as the frontal battlefield, and fight the most violent, both sides compete Zhangjiashan highland days repeatedly up to 20 times, the position is still in control of the army. Stop all the defenders, Gaoling mountain stronghold soldiers sacrifice, no survivors, the Japanese were also not thousands of fighters.

In July 2nd, the Japanese suspended the attack. July 11th morning, the Japanese launched a total of second attacks, the wall of Hengyang to spend a lot of bombs, incendiary and gas bomb. The Japanese paid a great price, the core position cannot be close to the defenders. In July 12th, the Japanese army captured tiger shaped nest. In July 15th, the defenders retreat West Temple, Zhang Feishan, to keep the second. The Japanese attack mainly from the southwest of Hengyang city to. In July 16th, the public hospital of southern highlands fall. The Japanese attack to the northwest. In July 17th, the Japanese bombing of Hengyang City, the successive capture of suburban positions, the compression of the circle. In July 19th, the Japanese again to stop the attack. In July 21st, the Japanese army pretended to retreat, lure defenders attack, and drop "return card" to the tenth army into surrender.

July 27, August 2, Chinese air force twice to the Hengyang City Investment under Chiang Kai Shek's warrant, make Fang xianjue forces adhere to balance Yangcheng fallback. In August 3rd, the Japanese bombing of Hengyang in August 4th, the Japanese army launched the third offensive. The aircraft artillery to key positions and City bombing, 4.5 division of the Japanese army from the north and South West three a core position. In August 7th, the enemy planes and artillery continued bombing, strafing and gassing, infantry to wedge. August 7th night, Fangxianjue sent Chief Sun Ming and the Japanese tenth army stopped negotiations, surrendered to the Japanese resistance. Party in the wake of the captured to the Japanese put forward three requirements: (1) to ensure the survival of security officers, and let them rest; (2) containing injury patients to be treated, and solemnly buried the dead officers and soldiers; (3) Shoucheng soldiers never left in Hengyang City. In August 8th, the fall of Hengyang.

Hengyang war, the Chinese military casualties of about 15000 people, killed more than 6000. According to the Japanese statistics, the Japanese casualties of more than 6 people. Japan's World War, admitted to the campaign "sacrifice, astounding," not only seriously hinders' open, 'schedule, and suffered heavy casualties is battle suffering.

The tenth army bravely tenaciously in Hengyang City 47 days and nights, delayed the Japanese opened, traffic line process, which wiped out the large number of Japanese troops, the performance of the Chinese nation is not afraid of sacrifice, against the enemies of the noble spirit. The Japanese War said: Fang Xian Jue "fierce tiger", the tenth army "to fight for every inch of land, the Gu City fighting spirit, is respected. Japanese army officer said: "the Chinese Army brave fighting situation, not only here the Japanese admiration, even the Japanese emperor and the headquarters have been heard." Hengyang City, although the fall, the tenth army still glorious.