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Memorial service for anti-Japanese fighter

Posted October. 10, 2000 19:07,   


A memorial service to mark the 68th anniversary of the patriotic martyrdom of Lee Bong-Chang is observed at his grave in Hyochang Garden in Hyochang-dong, Yongsan-ku, Seoul, Tuesday. Lee died for the cause of the country after he was arrested for throwing a bomb at the then Japanese emperor in 1932 during the Japanese colonial rule of Korea (1910-1945).