The Hongkong Oxygen Company during WW2
HF: The Indhhk article linked below suggests some confusion about three companies that had similiar sounding names during WW2 and the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong.
a) Hongkong Oxygen
b) Hongkong Oxygen & Carbide
c) Far East Oxygen & Acetylene
Time to attempt to separate them. Here is The Hongkong Oxygen Company
Elizabeth Ride has sent this BAAG report. Apologies for the difficulty in reading parts of it.
Kaiyo Factory Formosa Taiwan
HF: I am assuming the following report is about The Hongkong Oxygen Company and not HK Oxygen & Acetylene until corrected.
Related Indhhk articles: HK Oxygen – HK Oxygen & Carbide – Far East Oxygen & Acetylene Companies WW2
- For general information about the Elizabeth Ride collection, her father Sir Lindsay Ride, and the British Army Aid group during WW2 a very useful introduction is through http://gwulo.com/node/13968
- The BAAG papers are kept at the Hong Kong Heritage Project
The Index contains many articles using BAAG reports from WW2.