Tour: Visiting Historical Sites of Japanese Occupation

Date: 
13/03/2019 to 13/04/2019

Visiting Historical Sites of Japanese Occupation
A tour of St. Stephen’s College and Stanley Military Cemetery, guided by Mr. Wani Yukio and Ms. Lavender Cheung

St. Stephen’s College was turned into an emergency military hospital in 1941 and became an internment camp durung the Japanese occupation. Situated next to the college, the Stanley Military Cemetery was opened for the burial of those who were executed by the Japanese or who died while prisoners of  war, including members of the Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps and British Army Aid Group. Mr. Wani Yukio will provide a two-hours guided tour of St. Stephen’s Collegethe Heritage Trail and the Stanley Military Cemetery.

Date: 12 April 2019 (Friday)
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Meeting Point : Entrance of Stanley Military Cemetery

Date: 13 April 2019 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Meeting Point : Entrance of St. Stephen's College

Language: Japanese with Cantonese translation

Registration: http://www.lib.cuhk.edu.hk/en/node/2175
Enquires:3943 8740 / 3943 7305 or spc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk

Tour: Visiting Historical Sites of Japanese Occupation