Shore Party

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:
Shore Party

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The motor torpedo boats, with Chan Chak and the rest of the party, continued their night journey across Mirs Bay, as this chapter describes, avoiding Japanese ships. They stopped at the remote island of Ping Chau and met villagers there, who gave them help and advice on conditions and guerrilla contacts in the Dapeng peninsula on the Chinese mainland, where they were heading.

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

Chapter.  3282 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

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