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Nanjing Massacre

Timeline created by tlmccall12 in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Sino japanese%20war Beginning of the Second Sino-Japanese War The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan.
Invasion Invasion of Shanghai The Japanese army invaded Shanghai where they met strong resistance and suffered heavy casualties.
Safety%20zone Citizens flee to Safety Zone Nanjing Mayor Ma Chao-chun ordered all Chinese citizens remaining in Nanjing to move into the "Safety Zone", in the western quarter of the city.
Battle Battle of Nanjing Nanjing Massacre- 70 years laterThe Japanese army demanded surrender within 24 hours and when the Chinese army did not surrender, the war began.
Capture Capture of Nanjing The Japanese capture the city of Nanjing, the former capital of the Republic of China, during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Nanjing Massacre- 70 years later
Nanjing massacre memorial 2 End of the Massacre After 300,000 people were raped, beated, and killed, historians believe the end of the Massacre to be early Febuary. Six weeks after the Japanese took control of Nanjing.
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Second Sino-Japanese War A military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan.