Special event pays tribute to fallen heroes of the Fourth Army
A commemorative activity was held at the Fushouyuan Cemetery in Qingpu District on Sunday to remember deceased heroes ahead of Martyrs' Day on Monday.
The names of deceased New Fourth Army soldiers were read and flowers were laid to pay tribute to the revolutionaries.
The cemetery has an 88-meter-long wall paying tribute to the deceased soldiers of the army at its New Fourth Army Square, and the names of 219 soldiers of the army were engraved on the wall this year.
Soldiers of the army, families of the deceased and people from all walks of life attended the event.
An album about the history of the army containing some precious images was also released.