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KWANTI & KAM TIN landing grounds-presumably based on BAAG reports-May 1943

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1943

Part of a report to London from British Air Attache, Chungking, presumably based on BAAG feedback

Extracted from a status review of all airfields in South China.

RAF Dakota BAAG repatriation flight from Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

This is one of the RAF Dakotas that repatriated BAAG employees from Kunming after the Japanese surrender. The marking was 65 at the bottom of the front nose. May be someone else more knowledgeable about RAF in Kunming can fill in some further details.

Street scene of Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Street Scene of Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Street scene of Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Street Scene of Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Random scene of Kunming 1945

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

Leung Chung-Yee Repatriation Authority to use RAF transport

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

This is the official authority for Leung Chung-Yee to use RAF transport to be repatriated to Hong Kong after the Japanese surrender.

Circular to BAAG Chinese staff about the future of the Group after Japanese surrender

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1945

This is a circular issued by the HQ of BAAG at Kunming soon after the Japanese surrender to all Chinese staff regarding possible future scenario for the group. It was signed by Major John Miller on behave of the Commandant of BAAG.

St John volunteers in China during WWII

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1943

This was a random photo of five St John volunteers somewhere in South West China, probably Guilin, and most likely taken between 1942 and 1943. Leung Chung-Yee is the middle one of the five people to the right of the gentleman in darked rimmed glasses.

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