Date of letter:1996
Address of author:Tianjin City
Date of event:1939-1943
Location of event:Tianjin City
Name of author:Common people in Jixian county
Name(s) of victim(s):Common people in Jixian county
Type of atrocity:Others, Murders, Sex Slaves(OT, MU, SS）
Other details:Mailed materials of a number of victims, including the death of Liu Changzhen; beating of Zhang Yong by the Japanese Army till disability; Ma Ruilin who was tortured by the Japanese Army before being buried alive ( and later rescued and survived but became disabled since then); Ma Ruiming’s father who was tortured and disabled with his house burned; Liu Yongnei captured by the Japanese Army to work as comfort woman for as long as one year, who escaped and returned home and soon died.
Plaintiff Liu XX, male, 66, farmer of Ji County, Tianjin City
Facts and causes:
In 1940, the cavalry troop led by GOJIMA of the Japanese Army set up stronghold at our Dadaodi Village, they forced the Maintenance Society to establish a comfort station, and detained young women to satisfy their beastly desire, my mother Liu XX was captured with force to work as comfort woman at a time of tragic catastrophes of family and nation, and my father was not at home, back then I was only 8, and had to rely on my grandmother to endure the hardship and eke out a living. The Japanese Army stayed at our village for about one year, it was not until the Japanese Army retreated that my mother found the chance to return home, but then she was physically disabled, and was ill throughout the year, soon she died. (Testifier Wang Yong (hand print), Wang Cun (hand print))
A murderer must pay with his life; a debtor must pay his debt. This is a custom since ancient times, to this end, I hereby lodge complaint against the Japanese government, please give me reply in accordance with law!
Victim Plaintiff Ji County, Tianjin City
Liu Yinquan (hand print)
Summary table of compensation claim against Japan
Summary table of compensation claim against Japan Receipt