Rape of Nanking by Nigel and Tom. Beginning. The “Rape of Nanking (or Nanjing) started in December 13 th , 1937.
The “Rape of Nanking (or Nanjing) started in December 13th, 1937.
Nanking, the former Capital of china was occupied by the Japanese imperial army and for a six week period the Japanese soldiers Killed hundreds of thousands of Chinese civilians and un-armed soldiers. Plus raped Between 20,000-80,000 women.
During the six week period was mass murder, the Japanese used the civilians as practice for their bayonet training. Public executions happened every day commonly along with non-public executions.
Most women who were raped were killed afterwards. Those women who lived after being raped tried to take their own life.
All prisoners of war were executed (if they were lucky) or tortured to death.
Infants were killed and piled in stacks.