Sir Roger Lobo (left) with retiring director of health Dr Thong Kah-Eong, in 1988. Photo: SCMP
Jason Wordie
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Then & Now by Jason Wordie

One man's covert war mission changed Hong Kong history

In August 1945 Roger Lobo - later a Hong Kong lawmaker - carried from Macau official confirmation war was over, allowing Britain to re-establish its rule and forestall a Chinese takeover, writes Jason Wordie

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Sir Roger Lobo (left) with retiring director of health Dr Thong Kah-Eong, in 1988. Photo: SCMP
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