Documents of Nanjing Massacre

Documentary heritage submitted by China and recommended for inclusion in the Memory of the World Register in 2015.

The documents consist of three parts: the first part concerns the period of the massacre (1937-1938), the second part is related to the post-war investigation and trials of war criminals documented by the Chinese National Government’s Military Tribunal (1945-1947), and the third part deals with files documented by the judiciary authorities of the People’s Republic of China (1952-1956).

  • Year of submission: 2014
  • Year of inscription: 2015
  • Country: China
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