Report on the request to superiors for appropriations to erect the “Red Army’s Capture of Luding Bridge Commemorative Stele” to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the bridge’s capture

Document requesting appropriations to erect a stele in commemoration of the decisive capture of Luding Bridge in Luding County, GarzĂȘ Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. The bridge has become a site of attraction for domestic tourism in recent decades.

The document includes a drawing submitted as design draft of the stele. The design was kept mostly the same from this draft to the erection of the stele itself. The design is noted as being requested of the Sichuan Fine Arts Institute.