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Part 19: The Victory of Kunlun Pass

In November 1939, to cut off China’s overseas supplies, Japanese Division 5, together with its Taiwan troops, landed in Longmen Harbour of Beibu Gulf, Guangxi. They occupied Nanning on Nov. 24 and Kunlun Pass on Dec. 4. More>>

1. The telegraph draft shows Chiang Kai-shek’s instructions on preparations before the counterattack on Nanning to Pai Chung-hsi on Dec. 10, 1939.

2. The first combat order from the Guilin Field Headquarters on Dec.15, 1939.

3. Telegram from Xu Tingyao, commander of Army 38, on the battle at the Kunlun Pass to director of Military Department Hsu Yung-Ch'ang on Dec. 19, 1939.

4. Telegram from Pai Chung-his, director of the Guilin Field Headquarters, on the fierce battle in the Gaofeng Col and west of Yongqin Road to Chiang Kai-shek on Dec. 22, 1939.

5. Telegram from Tu Yue-ming, commander of Army 5, on the occupation of Kunlun Pass to Chiang Kai-shek on Dec. 31, 1939.

6. Telegram from Pai Chung-his, director of the Guilin Field Headquarters, to Chiang Kai-shek on the battle situation of different branches and the killing of the captain of Japanese Infantry Regiment 21 on Jan. 2, 1940.

7. Report from of Military Department staff officer Cai Renqing on the battle condition in the Jiutang District to his supervisor Hsu Yung-Ch'ang on Jan. 14, 1940.

8. Telegram from Pai Chung-his, director of the Guilin Field Headquarters, to Chiang Kai-shek outlining the Nanning Battle on Jan 24, 1939.

9. Photo shows the battle situation of honorable Division 1 of Army 5 around Kunlun Pass from Dec. 17 to Dec. 26, 1939.

10. Chinese troops recovered the Kunlun Pass.

1. The telegraph draft shows Chiang Kai-shek’s instructions on preparations before the counterattack on Nanning to Pai Chung-hsi on Dec. 10, 1939.

2014-09-27 16:24 By: GMW.cn 

1. The telegraph draft shows Chiang Kai-shek’s instructions on preparations before the counterattack on Nanning to Pai Chung-hsi on Dec. 10, 1939.

1. The telegraph draft shows Chiang Kai-shek’s instructions on preparations before the counterattack on Nanning to Pai Chung-hsi on Dec. 10, 1939.

[Editor:Fanhua]