Chapter

Night Voyage

Tim Luard

in Escape from Hong Kong

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9789888083763
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9789882209312 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789888083763.003.0016
Night Voyage

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As the rest of Hong Kong Island fell to the Japanese, the chapter states, the motor torpedo boats, with Chan Chak and the rest of the party, made a night voyage across Mirs Bay to the Dapeng peninsula on the opposite Chinese coast.

Keywords: World War II; Hong Kong; South China; Japanese invasion; Chan Chak; Mirs Bay; Royal Navy; motor torpedo boats

Chapter.  2341 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

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