Shui Qingshan, a 108 year old Anti Japanese War veteran, died and was stabbed in the abdomen in a hand to hand fight with the Japanese army

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 Shui Qingshan, a 108 year old Anti Japanese War veteran, died and was stabbed in the abdomen in a hand to hand fight with the Japanese army


Red Star news client reported on September 2 that September 3, 2020 is the 75th anniversary of the victory of the Chinese peoples war of resistance against Japan and the world anti fascist war. However, Shui Qingshan, a 100 year old veteran of the Anti Japanese War, who lives in Xichang, Sichuan Province, failed to wait for this day On the morning of September 2, several relatives of shuiqingshan told reporters that after 5 a.m. today, shuiqingshan died at his home in Xichang, Sichuan Province, enjoying a life span of 108 years.

Shui Qingshan, a 108 year old Anti Japanese War veteran, died. He was stabbed in the abdomen in a hand to hand fight with the Japanese army

Shuiqingshan

Shuiqingshan is about 1.8 meters tall and was born in shuijiashan, Panjiaji Township, Lintao County, Gansu Province. At the age of 16, he enlisted in the army, participated in the Nanjing defense war and fought guerrilla warfare. In 1938, in the battle of fujinshan, he fought the Japanese army hand in hand, with a bayonet in his abdomen, leaving a long scar on his abdomen.

After the victory of the Anti Japanese War, Shui Qingshan left the army. On the way back home, he stayed in Xichang because of the lack of transportation expenses. since then, he married and settled down with his family for five generations. The reporter has interviewed Shui Qingshan for many times, listening to his story about the Anti Japanese war.

Before his death, shuiqingshan took an active part in the Anti Japanese War commemorative activities, and made many speeches. Accompanied by his grandson Zhang Zhong, shuiqingshan has returned to Gansu for many times to visit his relatives.

In 2015, shuiqingshan said several times that he wanted to go home to have a look. However, due to the long distance and poor economic conditions at home, the plan has been delayed. After that, Lanzhou evening news, together with Chengdu Business Daily, Red Star News and other media, launched a large-scale public welfare activity of veterans returning home to help shuiqingshan old people fulfill this wish. In May of that year, he returned to his hometown of Taoxian County, gave a speech in Lintao No.1 middle school and colleges and universities in Gansu Province, visited the Yellow River Iron Bridge, Gansu Anti Japanese War Memorial Hall, etc.

On the morning of September 2, Zhang Zhong, the grandson of shuiqingshan, told reporters that since this year, his grandfather shuiqingshan is not so well. He was hospitalized in Xichang hospital for five days, but the doctor said that the situation was not very good, the doctor said that the old man was old and many organs began to fail. After that, according to the grandfathers wishes, their family took it home and took medicine for more than a month. In the early morning of September 2, my grandfathers breath began to weaken and he died after 5 a.m.

Shui Qingshan, a 108 year old Anti Japanese War veteran, died. He was stabbed in the abdomen in a hand to hand fight with the Japanese army

My grandfather is still four months away from shuiqingshan and will be 108 years old. Zhang Zhong said that on August 16 this year, he had planned to accompany his grandfather to Gansu Province to participate in the commemorative activities for the 75th anniversary of the victory of the Anti Japanese War, and then went back to his hometown to have a look. However, he did not know that his grandfather was suddenly ill and hospitalized, so the plan had to run aground.

Zhang Zhong told reporters that his grandfather had gone very quietly. Before his death, he told him that national policies are getting better and better. We should cherish todays hard-earned life and do a good job in neighborhood relations.

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