70 years ago: Hong Kong's wartime diaries
- Submitted by Admin on Sun, 2012-05-13 17:45Book / Document:Date(s) of events described:Fri, 27 Apr 1945
Oil came, we had 2 ounce issue each.
Apparently fighting still going on in Berlin and Europe - not the end yet.
- Submitted by Admin on Fri, 2015-04-03 12:11Book / Document:Date(s) of events described:Fri, 27 Apr 1945
Steve gave me Suk Yin.
2oz oil & 3oz Salt issued.
Stalin’s son as hostage. Big concentration of war vessels W of Luzon. Montgomery for Norway. Kesselring to conduct guerrilla warfare from Oslo. Laval not allowed entrance into Switzerland. W.Sumatra bombarded & good progress made in Burma. Nearly 800,000 homes destroyed & 3 million homeless in Japan due to bombing.