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  Battle of Changsha (1944) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Changsha (1944), also known as the Battle of Hengyang or Battle of Hengyang-Changsha, was an invasion of the Chinese province of Hunan by Japanese troops near the end of the Second Sino-Japanese War.
As such, it encompasses three separate conflicts: an invasion of the city of Changsha and two invasions of Hengyang.
The Japanese military transferred the bulk of their troops from within the country and the northeast as part of Operation "Ichi-Go" or "Tairiku Datsu Sakusen" which roughly translates as ‘Operaton to Break through the Continent’.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Hengyang   (588 words)

  
 TConline: The people of Hengyang, China
Hengyang, China, looks like two cities side by side: one new and eerily empty, waiting to be occupied; the other dark with age and littered with the debris of demolition and rebuilding.
Hengyang is poised on the edge of massive growth that could quickly double its population of about 7 million, mostly Han Chinese.
Hengyang is the second-largest city in Hunan province in south central China and a transportation hub where railroads and rivers come together, including the Xiang River that bisects the old city.
www.tconline.org /worldview/lastfrontier/503112.html   (721 words)

  
 The Ultimate Hengyang - American History Information Guide and Reference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hengyang () is the second largest city of China's Hunan Province.
The estimated population of Hengyang as of 2002 was 561,600 persons.
Hengyang is a busy and growing industrial city.
www.historymania.com /american_history/Hengyang   (83 words)

  
 SurfWax: News, Reviews and Articles On Hengyang
HENGYANG, Hunan, April 1 (Xinhuanet) -- Six men responsible for a fire case killing 20 firefighters were sentenced to jail on Friday for their involvement in the illegal construction of a building...
In the Hengyang scandal, the perpetrators were not the ones suffering from the fallout.
HENGYANG, Hunan Province, Nov. 15 (Xinhuanet) -- Li Wenge, the suspect in a major blaze in the city of Hengyang in central-south China's Hunan province, was put in police custody Saturday after being dismissed as a delegate of the Tenth People's Congress of Hunan province.
worldcities.surfwax.com /files/Hengyang_China.html   (1101 words)

  
 Battle of Changsha (1944)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As such it encompasses at least separate conflicts: an invasion of the city Changsha and two invasions of Hengyang.
The Japanese military transferred the bulk of their troops within the country and the northeast and June 1944 used 360 000 troops (not including or sea support) to invade Changsha for fourth time (the first being in 1930).
Chinese troops fought with the of local geographic knowledge as well as construction of barricades as high as 4 Their defenses were further strengthened by intelligent to take advantage of crossfire.
www.freeglossary.com /Battle_of_Hengyang   (905 words)

  
 Falun Gong Practitioner Mr. Zhong Yanzhong from Hengyang City, Hunan Province Dies of Persecution | Clearharmony - ...
Zhong Yanzhong from Hengyang City, Hunan Province Dies of Persecution
Zhong Yanzhong from Hengyang City, Hunan Province Dies of Persecution
Zhong Yanyong was a retired official of the Farmer's Credit Union of Jibing Town, Hengyang City, Hunan Province.
www.clearharmony.net /articles/200404/19290p.html   (433 words)

  
 A True Record of How Practitioners From Hengyang Are Persecuted | Clearharmony - Falundafa in Europe
6.Practitioner Chang Ming from Anhui Province, working in Hengyang City, was arrested in his work unit at Miaopu Park in March and was detained over a long period.
In July, he was severely injured while being interrogated and brutally tortured by the policemen of the city police department.
You are welcome to print and circulate all articles published on Clearharmony and their content, but please quote the source.
www.clearharmony.net /articles/200110/1438.html   (413 words)

  
 Hengyang fire death toll likely to rise
The bodies of nine firefighters were found yesterday, a day after a blaze destroyed an eight-storey building in Hengyang, Central China's Hunan Province.
The death toll is expected to rise as 11 firefighters are still missing and one is in critical condition in hospital.
The cause of the fire, which started in the building's basement, is still under investigation, officers with the Hengyang public security bureau said.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /en/doc/2003-11/04/content_278464.htm   (137 words)

  
 Hengyang - Hunan Province travel guide - China travel guide, Hunan China travel services, Hunan tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hengyang got its name from the fact that it is located to the south of Hengshan Mountain.
It was the most important transport pivot and political, economic and cultural center of southern Hunan.
About 45 km north of Hengyang is the famous tourism area of Nanyue.
www.chinatrip.com /hunan/hun_heya.htm   (359 words)

  
 341st Bm Grp - Preface   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
When working on targets in the Hankow area, it was necessary for the B-25s of the Eleventh to 'stage' out of Hengyang, an airfield which consisted of one long runway maded of rock and dirt mixed together.
Although Radio Tokyo reported the Hengyang arifield totally destroyed, some members of the Eleventh at Hengyang never new the damage done because they were too busy to walk that far from the field to see the results.
Upon returning to Hengyang following this raid, the planes were about half-gassed when an alert sounded - the signal for all planes to take-off and go to the dispersal airfield at Lingling, China, about 100 miles south of Hengyang.
www.341stbombgroup.org /history/341_42jun-aug.htm   (2735 words)

  
 Hengyang Xinhua Chemical Industry Metallurgy General Company
Hengyang Xinhua Chemical Industry Metallurgy General Company is a large scale chemical industry metallurgy enterprise.
In December,1997, we got the certification of ISO9002 quality system, We were one of ten key advantage companies of Hunan province in 1999.
Our company is located in the south suburb of Hengyang city, which is close to Jingguang railway and national highway 107.
www.chemnet.com /show/xinhuahg   (219 words)

  
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The single track railway line from Wuhan to Hengyang was built at the beginning of this century and it was double - tracked in the 1970s.
In Hengyang, Leiyang, Chenzhou, Shaoguan and Xinjie stations, the field strength of TV signal of several channels is rather low and does not reach the national standard.
In Wuchang, Hengyang and Guangzhou station areas, disturbance field intensities of some measured places are higher because these places are near main line with heavy traffic and disturbed by motor vehicles.
www-wds.worldbank.org /servlet/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/1999/08/15/000094946_99031911021571/Rendered/INDEX/multi_page.txt   (8874 words)

  
 8 killed in Chinese rail crash (10 Jul 99)
The accident occurred in the northern suburbs of Hengyang city at 22:48 local time (1448 GMT) on Friday July 9th 1999.
Reports from China state that 12 of the train's carriages were derailed in the accident whose cause is not yet known.
Hengyang is on the main line between Wuchang, in Hubei province and Zhanjiang.
danger-ahead.railfan.net /reports/rep99/hengyang990710.html   (145 words)

  
 Successor to the Flying Tigers: The China Air Task Force   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Japanese campaign began on the night of July 28, 1942, when night bombers attacked Hengyang field, damaging the 3,000-foot-long crushed-rock-and-mud runway.
Despite the damage to his P-40, Alison, knowing how short the CATF was on spare parts, tried to land at Hengyang field.
A short time later, Alison, having swum clear of his Kittyhawk after landing in the river, returned to Hengyang in a sedan chair carried by Chinese peasants.
www.thehistorynet.com /ahi/blcatf/index1.html   (1245 words)

  
 Asian Labour News: China: Workers to decide redeployment in Hengyang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
"All redeployment plans must be audited and approved by worker committees and stamped by the trade union", says Li Guiying, vice-Chairman of the CPC Hunan Hengyang City Committee.
Any enterprise restructuring must include the Chairman of the trade union (who must be a vice-leader of the enterprise restructuring management group); the vice-chairman must be a group member as stated in the policy of enterprise restructuring in Hengyang City.
Source: "Hengyangshi fenliu anzhi fang'an zhigong shuo le suan [Workers decide redeployment in Hengyang]," Gongren ribao [Worker's Daily], 22 September 2004.
www.asianlabour.org /archives/002854.php   (147 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net
Zhang Peng, who is a lawyer born in Hengyang City, Hunan Province, started to practice Falun Gong in 1999.
He was detained in Hengyang City Baishazhou Detention Center (also a drug abstention center).
They also lodged another appeal to the Hengyang City Intermediate Court, exposing the evil people and calling for the entire society's attention and support.
clearwisdom.net /emh/articles/2002/4/1/20491.html   (2340 words)

  
 hengyang email (spam-free!) and website community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It can be used for anything: the hengyang surname, the hengyang family, the hengyang fan club, the hengyang alumni group, hengyang genealogy, or any other community or group about hengyang.
This your chance to get a matching hengyang email address, matching hengyang website and matching hengyang single sign-on "passport" (once these are commonly accepted).
If you were looking for a different hengyang, please do a hengyang search here.
www.hengyang.pw   (359 words)

  
 Corrie's Story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
One thread is the story of Yang Bao (aka Corrie YangBao Shearer) and how she came to be cared for at the HengYang Welfare Institute (and by a foster-mom or "auntie").
They took her to the HengYang Welfare Institute where she was placed in the orphanage.
At some later point she was placed in the care of a foster mom, along with another baby from the orphanage, Yang Jiao (Emily Smyth).
www.greenleafpress.com /aboutus/corrie/corrie.htm   (4703 words)

  
 Hengyang Xiangnan Chemical Factory - Company Member - Made-in-China.com
Hengyang Xiangnan chemical factory was built up in 1958.
In the late 1960s, it began to producecatalysts, And now, it is one of the biggest base of catalyst production.
Your use of this website is subject to, and constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of, our Terms & Conditions.
www.made-in-china.com /products/show/freemember/com/jAxNzIM/mic/Hengyang_Xiangnan_Chemical_Factory.html   (302 words)

  
 Tornado causes devastation in China, kills seven, injures 207   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The twister careered through Hengyang city in Hunan province Wednesday evening, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake, the Xinhua news agency said.
Downtown areas of Hengyang and two counties of Hengyang and Hengnan were the worst affected with trees felled, advertising billboards collapsing and huge hailstones pounding the area.
The tornado destroyed some 2,430 homes and 1,106 hectares of crops, and the area was left in darkness when power lines were damaged, Xinhua said.
www.terradaily.com /2004/040423070415.uts9r3cp.html   (135 words)

  
 Hengyang on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lead, zinc, coal, and tin mines are nearby.
HENGYANG SIGNS AGREEMENTS VALUED AT US$ 0.1 BILLION IN AMERICA
Two firefighters survive serious injuries from Hengyang fire.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/H/Hengyang.asp   (129 words)

  
 Hengyang, Hunan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The second largest city in Hunan Province is Hengyang, population nearly 7 million.
Although it is an important center for lead and zinc mining, Hengyang is probably best recognized for its close proximity to Mt. Hengshan.
Pray that the hearts of the residents of Hengyang will be turned to the Living God.
www.peopleteams.com /light4changsha/HY/hangyung%20city.htm   (199 words)

  
 July 1942 - WWII Pacific Chronology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
CHINA-BURMA-INDIA (CBI) (10th AF): In China, 4 B-25s from Hengyang, escorted by P-40s, bomb docks at Hankow; bad weather handicaps the bombardiers, and the effects of the raid are inconsequential.
The B-25s land at Hengyang during the return flight to refuel, but are attacked by Japanese aircraft and have to take off immediately.
This is the last CATF bombing raid of Jul. In China, detachments of 11th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), 7th Bombardment Group (Heavy), operating from Kweilin, Hengyang and Nanning with B-25s return to base at Kunming.
www.pacificwrecks.com /60th/today/1942/7-42.html   (2871 words)

  
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CHINA (Fourteenth Air Force): In China, 37 P-40s hit Hengyang and trucks, troops, and gun positions in the surrounding area; 21 P-40s bomb Changsha, 4 hit rivercraft at Siangsiang, 4 bomb the wall at Tengchung, and 6 attack Hsiaoshuipu.
CHINA (Fourteenth Air Force): In China, 23 B-24s bomb Changsha, 16 B-25s pound Hengyang and 40+ P-51s and P-40s bomb bridges, villages, warehouses, trucks, troops, and other targets of opportunity in the Hengyang area; 26 P-40s attack targets of opportunity at or near Chuting, Puchou, and Yungfengshih.
Mission 545: 577 bombers and 436 fighters are dispatched to make visual attacks on the Metz marshalling yard and airfield in C and E France; 3 bombers and 3 fighters are lost (number in parenthesis are the number of bombers attacking the target): 1.
paul.rutgers.edu /~mcgrew/wwii/usaf/Aug.44   (12211 words)

  
 Hengyang Uranium Processing Mill (HUPM) - Chinese Nuclear Forces
Hengyang Uranium Processing Mill (HUPM), built in 1958 in Hunan Province, was the first large-scale uranium processing and purifying mill in China.
Initially designated Plant 414, the plant was subsequently redesignated Plant 272.
The companies of the Mill are involved in construction and installation, transportation, electro-mechanic equipment installation, mechanized construction, instrumentation and equipment maintenance.
www.globalsecurity.org /wmd/world/china/hengyang.htm   (205 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
However, most practitioners may not know that a practitioner from the Hengyang City Gasoline Company, Hu Weiping, was tortured to death by personnel at the Hengyang City Public Security Group.
For a long time, most fellow practitioners in Hengyang have been following the Fa strictly and doing better and better in cultivation, but there is one problem that has not been addressed or seriously considered.
I hope all the practitioners in Hengyang (including all the counties and towns) cooperate well, and make the full use of the power of the whole body, finishing the journey that remains nobly and righteously.
cw83913.zhufa.org /emh/articles/2005/1/20/56737.html   (1879 words)

  
 Successor to the Flying Tigers: The CATF   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
While his planes hacked away at the Japanese in the west, Chennault sent a few P-40s back east to Kwelin and Hengyang to keep an eye on the Japanese strongholds in eastern China and to provide data on targets.
After another attack on Canton, the CATF moved north to Hengyang.
Hill's 75th Fighter Squadron joined the 11th Bomb Squadron in attacks from Hengyang against Japanese bases at Sienning, Yochow and Hankow on November 25.
www.341stbombgroup.org /intel/hq_catf.htm   (4324 words)

  
 Hengyang Social Welfare Institute Photo Gallery by larryrz at pbase.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hengyang Social Welfare Institute Photo Gallery by larryrz at pbase.com
Any advice you have on travel, hengyang, china in general would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks again for the photos, it's comforting to be able to see where Phoebe is.
www.pbase.com /larryrz/hengyang   (181 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hu Weiping, an employee of Hengyang City Petroleum Company in Hunan Province, was a kindhearted person.
He was handcuffed and hung up, viciously beaten, and force-fed unknown toxic substances as the officers tried to pressure him to give up his belief.
It has also been reported that Zhou Yafang, a 30-year-old Falun Dafa practitioner from Huangtupu Town in Qidong County, Hengyang City, was tortured and fatally beaten by the police.
cw83913.zhufa.org /emh/articles/2005/1/26/56929.html   (486 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net
Xiao Huisheng, a worker from Hengyang City, Hunan Province, was illegally sentenced for three years for practicing Falun Gong.
Xiao Huisheng is in his 30s, and is a worker at the Hengyang City Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plant, 112 Hejiangtao Rd., Hunan Province.
Several policemen from the United Police Station of Zhengxiang sub-bureau in Hengyang City forcibly dragged the two female practitioners into a police vehicle, and took them to the second floor of the local police station to be illegally interrogated.
www.clearwisdom.net /emh/articles/2005/1/15/56586.html   (589 words)

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