“When I hold the hero in my arms” — the deep memory of the soldiers who welcome the volunteers to return home seven times

“When I held the coffin of the volunteer martyrs in my arms, I felt as heavy as a mountain.” Zhang Guoying, a 27 year old soldier from a brigade in the northern theater army, said, “I hold the hero in my arms, and the people hold them in their hearts.” Zhang Guoying has been carrying out the task of meeting the remains of the volunteers in Korea for seven consecutive years. This year, as the head coach of the salute team, he welcomed 117 volunteers to return home. On the eve of the memorial day of the martyrs, Zhang Guoying told the memory hidden in his heart. < / P > < p > “I couldn’t help crying when I saw people standing along the street and the electronic screens full of” salute the most lovely person. ” Zhang Guoying said. On September 27, the remains of the seventh batch of volunteers in South Korea returned home. Vehicles escorting the coffin drove from Shenyang airport to Shenyang martyrs’ cemetery for anti US aggression and aid Korea. On the 30 km long street, citizens spontaneously came to the streets to welcome the heroes who had been separated from the motherland for nearly 70 years. < p > < p > I remember that when I held the coffin in my arms for the first time, Zhang Guoying was very excited. “All of a sudden, I thought of the Changjin Lake campaign in the war to resist U.S. aggression and aid Korea, and the story of the volunteer army’s” ice sculpture company. ” At this point, the young soldier’s eyes turned red. “I didn’t know I had the name of the martyr, but he might have died as young as I was.” < / P > < p > get up at 5 a.m. until 9 p.m. Accurate to 90 steps per minute, 50 cm per step. Holding the coffin, every step should be stable. For this reason, everyone’s training was increased to 25kg, and the stable lifting time was increased from 5 minutes to 20 minutes This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Chinese people’s Volunteer Army (CPVA) going abroad to fight against US aggression and aid Korea. The remains of the seventh batch of volunteers in South Korea have returned to China, affecting the hearts of hundreds of millions of people. The day before the hero returned home, Zhang Guoying tossed and turned and couldn’t sleep. “Wake up three times a night.” He said, “I want to present my best to the martyrs, and the more I think about it, the more I can’t sleep.” < / P > < p > “pacesetters in place At the ceremony, Zhang Guoying’s voice rang through the airport. “I want to call out the blood and spirit of Chinese soldiers, let the heroes hear that the motherland and the people have taken you home!”