Battle of Nanking

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The Battle of Nanking was an engagement fought in early December 1937 between the National Revolutionary Army of China and the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War for control of the city of Nanking, the capital of the Republic of China.

Before the attack on the city of Nanking[edit]

The all-out attack on Nanking(December 10-13 1937)[edit]

Aftermath of the battle[edit]

Japanese victory parade(December 17 1937)[edit]

Japanese memorial service in Nanking(December 18 1937)[edit]

Medical services following the battle[edit]

Inauguration of the Nanking Self-Government Committee(January 1 1938)[edit]

Celebrations in Japan[edit]