Changjiao massacre

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The Changjiao massacre (Chinese: 厂窖惨案) was a massacre of Chinese civilians by the Japanese China Expeditionary Army in Changjiao, Hunan. Gen. Shunroku Hata was the commander of the Japanese forces. For four days, from March 9-12, 1943, more than 30,000 civilians were killed[1] and thousands of women and children were raped.[citation needed]

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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