War Diary of the Hong Kong Police

Submitted by David on Fri, 06/21/2013 - 15:49

A typed copy of this document is available in the UK National Archive, their reference: CO 129/592/4 

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60. Cheung Chau 13.00 Final evacuation took place. Police families and pro-party ((sic. probably "property")) were evacuated from Cheung Chau by Nos.1 and 3 Cruising launches. All European residents, about 6, had previously been warned by typewritten notices (dictated by telephone to Officer in charge by Senior Superintendent of Police Kowloon the previous day). Miss Potter and her brother-in-law, a…