The Rape of Nanking

1937-1938

300,000 Chinese killed by Japan

The six weeks after Japanese soldiers marched on China is known as the rape of Nanking, marking the single worst atrocity during the world war 2 era. They say the city of ran red with blood while burnings, stabbings, drownings, rapes, thefts and massive destruction was going on. It didn’t matter if you were young, old, white, black, female or male. They refer to Nanking as "hell on earth".
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