Changjiao massacre

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The Changjiao massacre (Chinese: 厂窖惨案) was a massacre aimed at Chinese civilians by the Japanese China Expeditionary Army in Changjiao, Hunan. Shunroku Hata was the promoter. For four days, from 1943-05-09 to 1943-05-12, more than 30,000 civilians were killed[1] and thousands of women were raped.

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  1. ^ "1943 Timeline". WW2DB. Retrieved 2013-01-07. 

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Coordinates: 29°9′20″N 112°14′43″E / 29.15556°N 112.24528°E / 29.15556; 112.24528