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  • Cheng, Maximo Anthony (Oral history)

    Cheng, Maximo Anthony (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2001-04-26


    Chinese private served with Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Force in Hong Kong, 1941; POW in Hong Kong, 1941-1942; escaped to India, 1942; NCO served with 142 Company, Hong Kong Volunteers attached to 4/9th Bn Gurkha Rifles, Morris Force during Second...

  • Wright Nooth, George (Oral history)

    Wright Nooth, George (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Allen, Charles (recorder) 1983


    British civilian, worked in colonial Hong Kong Police Force from 1940, as Assistant Superintendent. Present during the fall of Hong Kong in 1941

  • Cumine, Eric (Oral history)

    Cumine, Eric (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Allen, Charles (Production company) 1983


    British civilian, lived and worked in Hong Kong as an architect. Born in Shanghai, China, description of living conditions. 1929 moved to Hong Kong. Present during Japanese attack on Hong Kong. Details of Japanese occupation.

  • term-274564


    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1980-07-09


    British civilian served with Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Force 1936-1941 and British officer with 1st Bn Middlesex Regt in Hong Kong 1941. Captured in Hong Kong 12/1941, POW of Japanese in Hong Kong and Japan 12/1941-8/1945. Rescued from sinking of...