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Hong Kong, Repulse Bay, 1937

Charles Gesner van der Voort (1916-1991) was part of a group of Dutch bachelors in pre-war Shanghai. Another member of this group was David van Gelderen (1908-1990), originally from Rotterdam. He arrived in Shanghai in 1933, working for Unilever, a merger of the operations of Dutch Margarine Unie and British soap maker Lever Brothers.

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1937

Hong Kong, Repulse Bay, 1937

Charles Gesner van der Voort (1916-1991) was part of a group of Dutch bachelors in pre-war Shanghai. Another member of this group was David van Gelderen (1908-1990), originally from Rotterdam. He arrived in Shanghai in 1933, working for Unilever, a merger of the operations of Dutch Margarine Unie and British soap maker Lever Brothers.

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1937

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 4

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1939

The matshed in the  foreground belonging to Hong Kong's Chief of Police. The one behind belongs to Raymond Smith.

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 7

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1939

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 5

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1939

Pixie Smith

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 6

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1939

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 8

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1938

John Anton-Smith on right; unknown boy in canoe.

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 2

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1939

Raymond Smith to the right; behind him Grace Smith in front of the prison wall where she would soon be interned. Pixie Smith in centre.

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 3

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1939

Raymond Smith to the right.

Matsheds on beach below Stanley prison 1

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1939

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