A Voyage to War: An Englishman's Account of Hong Kong from 1936 - 41

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Hugh Dulley's father (Peter Dulley) and mother (Therese Sander) met in Hong Kong on New Year's Eve 1935. Four years later at the outbreak of war Peter, a weekend sailor, was called up in the Hong Kong Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. He eventually graduated to commanding an ocean-going tug of 500 tons from Hong Kong to Aden. En route he called at islands still enjoying pre-war peacetime and navigated across the Indian Ocean using a sextant. In July 1940 Therese, who was eight months pregnant, was evacuated from Hong Kong to ...

A Voyage to War: An Englishman's Account of Hong Kong from 1936 - 41 2016, Uniform Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781910500552

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