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In this quantity, devoted to the reminiscence of Hong Kong college scholars, college and participants of the court docket who misplaced their lives due to hostilities within the a ways East in the course of 1941-1945, we ask what occurred to the collage in the course of these years of jap career while there has been in basic terms the shell of a campus left status on Pokfulam Road.

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