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BAAG stand down, 31 December 1945, Lindsay Tasman Ride

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

This is the original of a circular sent by Sir Lindsay Ride to each BAAG member on 31 December 1945 upon the end of the BAAG era. Note that it was personally addressed to my father Leung Chung-Yee. I would image he would have done it for every member of the group.

Happy Valley

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

This is page 6 of the Hong Kong streetmaps.

Quarry Point, Shau Ki Wan

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

This is page 7 of the Hong Kong streetmaps. Note Tai Koo Dockyards on top left of map and Lye Yue Mun Barrracks on Sai Wan Hill on the right hand side of the map.

Happy Valley, Causeway Bay

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

This is page 4 of the Hong Kong streetmaps. 

Chung Wan, Wan Chai

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

This is page 3 of the Kong Kong streetmaps. When joined with page 3A, it forms the area represented by 3 on the index page. See all the military installations around Chung Wan, Naval Dockyard, a number of barracks and the Military Hospital further up the hillside of Victoria Peak.

Chung Wan

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

This is page 3A of the Hong Kong streetmaps featureing some of the oldest building and landmarks of Hong Kong.

Causeway Bay, North Point, King's Road

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

Page 5 of the Hong Kong streetmaps. See details of Hong Kong Electric Co. Power Station, it's coal yard and the oil storage tanks nearby.

Kowloon, Boundary Street, Prince Edward Road, Kau Lung Tong

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

The is the page mark ref 1 of the Kowloon streetmaps. 

Kowloon, Boundary Street, Waterloo Road, Kau Lung Tsai

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

This is the page marked with ref 2 of the Kowloon streetmaps. Note the Prison of War Camp next to Kowloon Hospital on either side of Argyle Street.

I have now amended the title to Boundary Street to eliminate confusion. I did have a look at the map in magified form and it was marked Boundary Street.

Kowloon, Nathan Road Star Ferry, Yau Ma Ti

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

This is the page marked ref 3 of Kowloon streetmaps. It actually joins with the page marked ref 1.

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