×
Home Intro People Events Equipment Places Maps Books Photos Videos Other Reference FAQ About
     

World War II Database

65 items in this album on 4 pages.

Fireworks display during the victory celebration in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945Flag raising ceremony, Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945
Fireworks display during the victory celebration in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945Flag raising ceremony, Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945
Military aircraft flying over Hong Kong during the victory celebration, 30 Aug 1945Victory celebration in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945
Military aircraft flying over Hong Kong during the victory celebration, 30 Aug 1945Victory celebration in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945
Victory parade in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945Recently freed internees in their quarters at Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, Aug-Sep 1945
Victory parade in Hong Kong, 30 Aug 1945Recently freed internees in their quarters at Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, Aug-Sep 1945
Wendy Pamela Rossini, recently freed Australian internee of Stanley Internment Camp, displaying the typical daily rice ration for her family of 5 during Japanese occupation, Hong Kong, Aug-Sep 1945Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp purchasing newspapers, Hong Kong, 12 Sep 1945
Wendy Pamela Rossini, recently freed Australian internee of Stanley Internment Camp, displaying the typical daily rice ration for her family of 5 during Japanese occupation, Hong Kong, Aug-Sep 1945Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp purchasing newspapers, Hong Kong, 12 Sep 1945
British Rear Admiral Cecil Harcourt reading the terms of surrender to the Japanese representatives, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945. At left is Chinese Major General Pan Hwa Kuei and far left is Adm Bruce FraserBritish Rear Admiral Cecil Harcourt receiving the sword of Japanese Army Major General Umekichi Okada during the Hong Kong surrender ceremony, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945.
British Rear Admiral Cecil Harcourt reading the terms of surrender to the Japanese representatives, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945. At left is Chinese Major General Pan Hwa Kuei and far left is Adm Bruce FraserBritish Rear Admiral Cecil Harcourt receiving the sword of Japanese Army Major General Umekichi Okada during the Hong Kong surrender ceremony, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945.
Japanese Navy Vice Admiral Ruitaro Fujita arriving at Government House, Hong Kong, for the surrender ceremonies while escorted by a Royal Marine, 16 Sep 1945. Note Thompson M1A1.Japanese Navy Vice Admiral Ruitaro Fujita signing the Instrument of Surrender of Japanese forces in and around Hong Kong, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945
Japanese Navy Vice Admiral Ruitaro Fujita arriving at Government House, Hong Kong, for the surrender ceremonies while escorted by a Royal Marine, 16 Sep 1945. Note Thompson M1A1.Japanese Navy Vice Admiral Ruitaro Fujita signing the Instrument of Surrender of Japanese forces in and around Hong Kong, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945
Representatives of China, United Kingdom, and Japan signing the Japanese instrument of surrender for Hong Kong, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945A former internee looking at a building of the Stanley Interment Camp, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945
Representatives of China, United Kingdom, and Japan signing the Japanese instrument of surrender for Hong Kong, Government House, Hong Kong, 16 Sep 1945A former internee looking at a building of the Stanley Interment Camp, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945
Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp boarding lorries which would take them to ships for their trips to Europe, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp receiving tickets for their trip to Europe, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945
Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp boarding lorries which would take them to ships for their trips to Europe, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945Recently freed internees of Stanley Internment Camp receiving tickets for their trip to Europe, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945
Recently liberated internees of Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945Accused Japanese war criminals under guard while awaiting transfer to Stanley Prison, Hong Kong, 29 Sep 1945
Recently liberated internees of Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, 18 Sep 1945Accused Japanese war criminals under guard while awaiting transfer to Stanley Prison, Hong Kong, 29 Sep 1945
Abandoned Zero fighter, Kai Tak Airport, Hong Kong, 1945Ki-27 fighter and the wreck of an Eurasia Aviation Corporation Ju 52 passenger aircraft at RAF Kai Tak, Kowloon, Hong Kong, late 1945
Abandoned Zero fighter, Kai Tak Airport, Hong Kong, 1945Ki-27 fighter and the wreck of an Eurasia Aviation Corporation Ju 52 passenger aircraft at RAF Kai Tak, Kowloon, Hong Kong, late 1945

65 items in this album on 4 pages.



Change View
Desktop View

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
Famous WW2 Quote
"No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. You win the war by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country!"

George Patton, 31 May 1944