Edward Charles Fincher known as Teddy.
Brother of Edith May Peveril-Guest (nee Fincher).
Teddy born Hong Kong 1902 died Hong Kong 1969.
Brother of Ernest Francis Fincher (Ernie). Born Hong Kong 1907, bayonetted on Japanese Invasion. Ernie was married to Irene Gittens. (Renie)
Teddy married Maria Kacker.
Daughter Margaret Elena Fincher.
Teddy was Prisoner of War in army camp SHAMSHUIPO P.W.Camp
Maria and Margaret interned Stanley Civilian Camp.
Henry Ching writes:
I think CQMS Edward (Teddy) Fincher was in the third draft of POWs sent to Japan early in 1943. His name appears in the list of POWs in Innoshima Camp.
Several family trees on Ancestry.com record his death on 10th October, 1969 in Nagasaki. He was presumably visiting or en route elsewhere.
Re the photo posted on 29th May showing the name “E.C.Fincher” on a shop awning, you probably already know that was Teddy Fincher’s sports shop. Bought my first cricket bat there.
Here's the photo. The "E.C.Fincher" awning is second from the left:
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