Enthusiastically responding to the great call of Chairman Mao and the Party Central Committee, commanders and fighters of the People's Liberation Army units under the Wuhan Command, together with the city's Red Guards from universities and middle schools actively participate in the Autumn harvest.
armymen march in line
Chen Chai-tao and others
soldiers at work
performance propagating Mao Tse-tung's thinking
studying Chairman works,
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Background: Enthusiastically responding to the great call of Chairman Mao and the Party Central Committee, commanders and fighters of the People's Liberation Army units under the Wuhan Command, together with the city's Red Guards from universities and middle schools actively participate in the Autumn harvest.
Leading members of the PLA units under the Wuhan Command are also working along side the rank and file.
Gray-haired veteran Red Amrymen work side by side with the young Red Guard fights in combat style. Old in age but red at heart, the senior members of the army are determined to set a good example for the younger generation of the revolution and train them up to be worthy successors to the cause of the proletariat. On the other hand, the Red Guards pledge to learn from the PLA, carry on the glorious revolutionary traditions of their forefathers, be faithful to Chairman Mao, faithful to the revolution, to the Party and the people, and to the socialist cause and remain red for ever.
The people's Army is a propaganda force as well as a fighting force, disseminating Mao Tse-tung's thought wherever it goes.
The open fields are the best class-rooms for the living study and application of Chairman Mao's Works. Following Chairman Mao's teachings, the Red Guards modestly learn from the poor and lower-middle peasants. They strive to emulate the profound and boundless love and respect which the poor and lower-middle peasants have for the Party and Chairman Mao. They strive to achieve their high level of class consciousness and their revolutionary qualities of hard work and plain living.
With the vigorous support of the PLA and the Red Guards, the Autumn harvest in the suburbs of Wuhan have been reaped faster and with better results than all past years. Educated and schooled in Mao Tse-tung's thought, the People's Liberation Amrymen, Red Guards and the poor and lower-middle peasants, by working together and studying Chairman Mao's Works together, helping each other and showing concern for each other, will form a staunch fighting collective in the great cause of defending and constructing their Socialist motherland.