Xinmin Evening News (Reporter Tang Wenyi, Correspondent Lv Zhenglong Wu Hao) This year marks the 80th anniversary of the rebuilding of the New Fourth Army. Yesterday morning, the 80th Anniversary of the Reconstruction of the New Fourth Army was held in Yancheng, Jiangsu. During the period, the sculpture of the prologue hall of”The Loyal Soul of the Iron Army-New Fourth Army History Exhibition” was unveiled. In January 1941, the New Fourth Army rebuilt the military headquarters in Yancheng, marking that under the strong leadership of the Communist Party of China, the New Fourth Army has since independently shouldered the heavy responsibility of the War of Resistance in Central China and Yancheng has become the political, military, cultural and command center of the War of Resistance in Central China.
Caption:The scene of the memorial meeting. Photo by Wang Yazhou
80 years ago, the Kuomintang reactionaries launched the South Anhui Incident which shocked China and foreign countries, 1941 On January 20, the Central Military Commission of the Communist Party of China issued an order to rebuild the military headquarters of the New Fourth Army. Five days later, the New Fourth Army’s military headquarters was officially rebuilt in Yancheng. It was also because the mighty Iron Army fought bloody battles on the ground in Yanfu, making Yancheng a A heroic city, a glorious city. Over the past 80 years, the children of Yanfu have always used the spirit of the iron army to nourish their original aspirations, fulfill their mission and struggle unremittingly. Earth-shaking changes have taken place in the land of Yanfu, World Natural Heritage , the National Civilized City, the China-South Korea (Yancheng) Industrial Park, and a series of golden signs, make Yancheng a shining pearl of the Yellow Sea.
Caption:The sculpture unveiled. Photo by Wang Yazhou
At the meeting, Zhang Aijun, member of the Standing Committee of the Jiangsu Provincial Party Committee and Minister of the Propaganda Department, stated that the military headquarters of the New Fourth Army was officially rebuilt in Yancheng, which opened a new page in the development and regularization of the New Fourth Army. , A landmark in the history of the New Fourth Army. This year is the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China. We must always keep in mind the historical contributions of the older generation of revolutionaries, extensively carry out the New Fourth Army history study and education, continue to deepen the propaganda and interpretation of the New Fourth Army Iron Army spirit, continue to build the New Fourth Army red cultural brand, and give full play to the New Fourth Army memorial venues’ missionary function , And strive to create a better future for the new Jiangsu of”Strong, Rich, Beautiful and High”. Yancheng is the seat of the New Fourth Army’s rebuilding military headquarters. The people of Yanfu have deep feelings for the New Fourth Army. In the new practice of “becoming a model of green transformation”, they must polish up the New Fourth Army’s red cultural brand and tell the story of the iron army in the new era. Fu Dadi has been handed down from generation to generation and is shining.
Caption:Present a flower basket to the revolutionary martyrs of the New Fourth Army. Photo by Wang Yazhou
Yancheng City Committee Secretary Dai Yuan represents the Municipal Party Committee, Municipal People’s Congress, Municipal Government, The CPPCC and the 8.3 million people of Yancheng paid tribute to the veterans of the New Fourth Army, cherished the memory of the revolutionary martyrs, and welcomed the guests attending the meeting. He said that the history of the New Fourth Army is an epic of fighting against the party and obeying the party’s command. It is a piece of firm conviction and loyalty.class="entity-word" data-gid="18722045"> span>’s heroic song. Standing at the historical intersection of the”two centenary” goals, we must create new brilliance on the new journey, constantly improve our political position, always implement the new development concept, firmly practice the purpose of the people, and resolutely carry out the struggle To set an example, set an example, and be at the forefront” historical mission, forge ahead, do hard work, forge the”iron army” of the new era, continue to create new developments in Yancheng on the new journey, and greet the 100th anniversary of the founding of the party with outstanding achievements.
At the meeting, representatives of middle school students in Yancheng spoke in memory of the revolutionary martyrs and expressed their vision of contributing youth and strength to the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation. The veterans of the New Fourth Army and the representatives of the relatives of the veterans and comrades of the New Fourth Army sent good wishes to the development of Yancheng through video. After the meeting, the guests went to the New Fourth Army Memorial Hall to present flower baskets to the revolutionary martyrs of the New Fourth Army.