Exhibition marking end of war against Japan opens at Armed Forces Museum
An exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the end of the Republic of China’s war against Japan in 1945 will be held at Academia Historica and the Armed Forces Mu- seum in Taipei from Aug. 15 to Nov. 28.
President Ma Ying- jeou will attend the opening ceremony of the special exhibition, titled “From War To Peace” in Chi- nese, as a special guest.
Also attending will be descendants of the martyrs of the Second Sino- Japanese War ( 1937- 1945), history experts and scholars, and private collectors of cultural and historical relics related to the war, according to the organizers.
The show is being organized by Academia Historica, the Ministry of National Defense and the Ministry of Education to mark the conclusion of the war of resistance against Japan, which coincided with the end of World War II, and the end of Japanese colonial rule over Taiwan.