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Chinese communist Eighth Route Army soldier posing with a captured Japanese machine gun, Yan'an, Shaanxi Province, China, 1944

Caption   Chinese communist Eighth Route Army soldier posing with a captured Japanese machine gun, Yan'an, Shaanxi Province, China, 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUniversity of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries Harrison Forman Collection
Identification Code   fr206817
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Type 92   Main article  Photos  
Photos in Series See all photos in this series
Photos at Same Place Yan'an, Shaanxi, China
Added By C. Peter Chen

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1. Anonymous says:
28 Oct 2020 09:33:11 PM

Actully this is not a soldier, but a general who lost his arm in the battle where the machine gun was seized.
2. Anonymous says:
28 Oct 2020 09:40:36 PM

Sorry , this was not Lt.General Zuo Qi (the one-arm guy in another photo), but Chen Zaidao who later promoted to General rank.

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