Unsung heroes of WWI: Chinese Laborers

BY XINHUA   A century after the Armistice Day that marked the end of the World War I (WWI), stories of Chinese laborers deployed to the war’s western front started to receive more attention that they deserve after being overlooked for decades. Between 1916 and 1918, some 140,000 Chinese laborers completed a tumultuous journey across the sea and risked their lives repairing vehicles, building roads … Continue reading Unsung heroes of WWI: Chinese Laborers