An extramarital affair, a suicide and corruption: inside the scandal that involved a British wing commander and an attractive young secretary and dominated headlines as war approached in 1941

Sex, lies and bribery: 1941 scandal that rocked Hong Kong on eve of Japanese invasion

War was raging in Europe and edging closer to Hong Kong, but it was a corruption inquiry which exposed a British wing commander's affair with an attractive young secretary, and caused an army captain's suicide, that hogged headlines in late 1941

Topic |   Old Hong Kong

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An extramarital affair, a suicide and corruption: inside the scandal that involved a British wing commander and an attractive young secretary and dominated headlines as war approached in 1941
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