Chapter

‘Bow, You Buggers, Bow’

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/9789888083763.003.0025
‘Bow, You Buggers, Bow’

Show Summary Details

Preview

The story now moves on to January 4, 1942 when the escape party reached Longchuan, after some delay, when Chan Chak got stuck on a mudbank. They were met by government officials with ceremonies and speeches and a huge banquet. The escape party were later taken by truck to Kukong. The journey is described in detail in this chapter.

Keywords: World War II; Hong Kong; South China; Japanese invasion; Chan Chak; Kukong; Longchuan; guerrillas

Chapter.  3375 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Hong Kong University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.