A Talk on The Secret Resistance Fighters of Hong Kong
Why We Recommend it
Sharing war stories will be historian Geoffrey Ko, Tsui Yuet-ching, daughter of a Hong Kong Guerrilla fighter and author of The Hong Kong Independent Battalion, and the book’s translator Catherine Man.
Ko, Tsui and Man will discuss key events of the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong, and tell stories of uncommon bravery by individuals who were part of the Hong Kong Independent Battalion.
Acts of heroism that will be described include protecting villagers, rescuing Hongkongers, and sabotaging Japanese military installations.