China Trip photos: (Click on blue-framed photos for larger view)
left to right, first row: Beijing Medal, Beijing Medal banquet, Great Hall of the People, Tianamen Square;
second row: Festival-FT Story, Museum Front, Greeters w/Dick Rossi, Museum Interior, Museum Mugshots;
third row: Museum Mural, Museum Mural, Museum Wall, Zhijiang Medal, Rossi Jacket in Museum; Chennault Family (Back row: Chennault grandson, his wife, Chennault great grandaughter, her mother - Rosemary's daughter; Director of the Museum in Louisiana for Chennault; seated: Lydia, Dick, Rosemary Chennault)
fourth row: Cover of the book Jeff Greene wrote on AVG and 14th AF (in Chinese); On the shore of Greene Lake, Dick Rossi, Jeff Greene and Don Bishop examine part of aircraft pulled out of the lake; Rossi is cutting the ribbon to open display at Kunming Convention Center; Steve Bonner (14th AF Ace) and Rossi are presenting a lithograph by John Shaw to Kunming University.
fifth row: Entrance to Nanjing Rape Park where victims of the Rape of Nanking were uncovered (the number 300000 refers to the number of Chinese killed during this massacre, Rossi is between Elsie and Ron Phillips of the 14th AF); Simon Shim and Lydia Rossi standing next to the bronze statue in the memorial park of the American author Iris Chang who wrote "The Rape of Nanking;" At our banquet dinner in Shanghai. Hosted by The Chinese People's Association of Friendship with Foreign countries, Shanghai International Culture Association, and Jeff Greene's Sino-American Aviation Heritage Foundation. Dick and Lydia Rossi being toasted by General and Mrs. Han di Dai.