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Other Nationalities: The Japanese and Russians Buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery

Patricia Lim

in Forgotten Souls

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9789622099906
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207714 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099906.003.0028
Other Nationalities: The Japanese and Russians Buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery

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This chapter discusses other nationalities who are buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery. It begins by discussing the Japanese graves and the stories behind the people buried there. The other half of the chapter focuses on the Russian refugees buried in the Hong Kong Cemetery, two of whom are Dimitri Uspensky and George Vitalievich Smirnoff.

Keywords: Hong Kong Cemetery; Japanese graves; Russian refugees; Dimitri Uspensky; George Vitalievich Smirnoff

Chapter.  2620 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Society and Culture

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