A crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: AlamyA crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: Alamy
A crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: Alamy

100 years since end of first world war: how Hong Kong celebrated ‘the most noteworthy anniversary in the history of the nations’

The South China Morning Post’s archives reveal how Hong Kong and the Allies celebrated after the armistice that ended the first world war was signed on November 11, 1918

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A crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: AlamyA crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: Alamy
A crowd gathers outside Buckingham Palace to celebrate the end of the war, on November 11, 1918. Picture: Alamy
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