HONGKONG, March 26 (ChinaMil) -- Forty-four teachers and students of Hon Wah College visited the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Sunday.
Apart from holding barrack-open day activities for Hong Kong citizens, the PLA Hong Kong Garrison have carried out successful cooperation with the HKSAR government since 2005 on opening the military summer camp for middle school students and military life experience camp for college students, to strengthen the Hong Kong young people's sense of national identity and awareness of national defense.
The teachers and students of Hon Wah College visited the military history hall of the PLA Hong Kong Garrison, where the exhibits shows the historical evolution and development of the PLA Hong Kong Garrison.
After leaving the military history hall, the teachers and students of Hon Wah College paid visit to the Stonecutters Island Barracks of the PLA Hong Kong Garrison. On the Chinese naval frigate Huizhou, Captain Weng Gongyu showed them around the frigate and introduced performance of the ship-mounted weapons and the task of the warship.
In the soldier's dormitory of the PLA Hong Kong Garrison naval squadron, the students had a chance to learn the quilt-folding skill from the soldiers. The neat dormitory really impressed the students.
At the invitation of Hon Wah College, the PLA Hong Kong Garrison assists the college to organize national defense theme activities.