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First pictures of the Japanese occupation of Peiping (Beijing) in China, on August 13, 1937. Under the banner of the rising sun, Japanese troops are shown passing from the Chinese City of Peiping into the Tartar City through Chen-men, the main gate leading onward to the palaces in the Forbidden City. Just a stones throw away is the American Embassy, where American residents of Peiping flocked when Sino-Japanese hostilities were at their worst. (AP Photo)
World War II: First pictures of the Japanese occupation of Peiping (Beijing) in China, on August 13, 1937.
Japanese troops in China; 1937
Japanese Navy troops in Shanghai, China, 1937
Japanese troops in occupied Cina.
Japan 'Puzzled' By China WWII National Days - www.warhistoryonl...
Japanese troops in occupied China 2.
Japanese Soldier, Nanking 1938
Japanese army. A japanese army officer giving orders to his troops before going to combat (south china 1939)
Image from the 1937 "Rape of Nanking". One of the worst and darkest sides of humanity. The Japanese were ruthless when they invaded China in the second world war. Ruthless.
Kim Ok-gyun photographed in Nagasaki in 1882. His assassination in China would contribute to tensions leading to the First Sino–Japanese War.
Japanese soldiers in Shanghai, China, Aug-Nov 1937
Japanese soldiers on the march through the city in the Chinese province of Henan
WW2 Pacific - Japanese Imperial Army- Archives from Major Shokimi - 1932/42 Soldier with an Arisaka Type 38 rifle.Mandchourie campaign (China)