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The Dragon and the Maple Leaf: Chinese Canadians in World War II

WONG, Marjorie

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The experience of Chinese Canadians enlisting is often overlooked in other military histories. It was largely as a result of efforts by the British War Office that the way was made easier. Specific topics include: the Great War; numbers available for military service; the Allied Air Services; the Allied Navies; the Canadian Army; S-20 Japanese language School; Special Operations Executive; recruitment and training; Malaya operations; Sarawak operations. Abbreviations and glossary. Appendix of Chinese Canadian Veterans. Foreword by Major H.J. Legg. Index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Pirie Publishing
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1994
  • Place Published: London, Ontario
  • ISBN: 0969808607

Details

  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Very good +
  • Details:
    274 p. 29 cm. B&w illustrations, including sketch maps. Green cloth hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Writing on front free endpaper. A little soiling to jacket.