"C" FORCE TO HONG KONG: a Canadian catastrophe 1941-1945 by…

"C" FORCE TO HONG KONG: a Canadian catastrophe 1941-1945

Edition: First printing

Toronto: Dundern Press, 1997. Octavo, red boards, endpaper maps. pp (viii), 160 + plates. Fine copy, no owner names. Jacket has short tears and rubbing at head of spine, VG otherwise. Story of the poorly trained and equipped Canadian contribution to the defense of Hong Kong. They arrived just 3 week before the Japanese launched a massive attack. They fought well, but were overwhelmed. Those not bayonetted lying wounded or already killed were taken prisonser and treated in the horrible way the Japanese treated all POWs.

Condition: Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 40989
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