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Part 16: Chinese army’s attack against siege in Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region in fall of 1938

In late September, 1938, more than 50,000 Japanese troops launched a siege of Wutai, Laiyuan and Fuping in Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region, in the hope of dividing the anti-Japanese bases controlled by Communist Party of China forces and wiping out Chinese army in the areas. More>>

1. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 120’s combat to support Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Liu Bocheng and Xu Xiangqian on September 23, 1938.

2. Photo shows the telegram from Liu Bocheng on the goal of the enemy’s siege of the Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region and Chinese army’s deployment for dividing and conquering the enemy to Zuo Quan on October 1, 1938.

3. Photo shows the telegrams sent between Nie Rongzhen and Zuo Quan on the deployment for smashing the enemy’s siege from October 2 to 3, 1938.

4. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 129 fighting to support the Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Yan Xishan, Wei Lihuang on October 4, 1938.

5. Photo shows the telegram of consolation from Presidium of the Sixth Plenary Session of the Sixth Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on the attack against siege in Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to officers, soldiers and citizens in the areas on October 5, 1938.

6. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on the fierce battle between Chinese troops in Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region and the enemy to Yan Xishan and Wei Lihuang on October 7, 1938.

7. Photo shows the report on the battle in Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region which was transferred by Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on October 9, 1938.

8. Photo shows the telegram by Nie Rongzhen and Liu Bocheng on the enemy’s impending failure to besiege Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region which was transferred from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai to Yan Xishan and Wei Lihuang on October 28, 1938.

9. Photo shows the telegram form Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on the Eighth Route Army smashing the enemy’s siege to Zhou Enlai which was also transferred to Pai Chung-his on November 1, 1938.

1. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 120’s combat to support Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Liu Bocheng and Xu Xiangqian on September 23, 1938.

2014-09-23 13:02 By: GMW.cn 

1. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 120’s combat to support Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Liu Bocheng and Xu Xiangqian on September 23, 1938.

1. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 120’s combat to support Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Liu Bocheng and Xu Xiangqian on September 23, 1938.

1. Photo shows the telegram from Zhu De and Peng Dehuai on Division 120’s combat to support Shanxi-Chahaer-Hebei Border Region to Liu Bocheng and Xu Xiangqian on September 23, 1938. (Photo provided by the State Archives Administration)

[Editor:Fanhua]