Dates of events covered by this document:
Mon, 1940-01-01 to Mon, 1945-12-31
This is a valuable resource for anyone interested in Stanley Internment Camp, and Hong Kong during the Second World War.
It's a thick book, over 600 pages long, with the bulk of the content coming from John Charter's diary of events. Every new diary we read gives new viewpoints on events, but this diary also stands out for the level of detail recorded. John writes well, making it an easy read as well as an informative one.
John's family had known of the diary for many years, but despaired of ever being able to read it. His son Anthony explains: <Read more ...>