The Canadian Role in the Defence of Hong Kong

The Imperial Japanese occupation of Hong Kong began when the Governor of Hong Kong, Sir Mark Young, surrendered the British Crown colony of to the Empire of Japan on 25 December 1941.

Landmarks in the Area

Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

Green Island in , , Canada, is an island at the junction of the Rideau River, just off Sussex Drive in Ottawa at the at the confluence with the Ottawa River.

The Rideau Falls are two waterfalls located in , , Canada, where the Rideau River empties into the Ottawa River.

Earnscliffe is a Victorian in , , built in the Gothic Revival style.

The John G. Diefenbaker Building is a building in the neighbourhood of , .

Localities in the Area

New Edinburgh is a neighbourhood in Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward, in , , Canada.

Lower Town (also spelled "Lowertown" is a neighbourhood in Rideau-Vanier Ward in central , , , to the east of downtown.

The ByWard Market, Marché By in French, is a retail and entertainment district in downtown , Ontario, Canada.

Sandy Hill is a neighbourhood in , , located just east of downtown.

Rockcliffe Park is a neighbourhood in Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward, close to the centre of , , Canada.

The Canadian Role in the Defence of Hong Kong

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