The George Cross awarded to John Alexander Fraser with his name on the reverse. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Beheaded Hong Kong prisoner of war hero’s George Cross bravery medal set to fetch HK$1.5 million at London auction

John Alexander Fraser was tortured and killed in a Stanley prisoner-of-war camp under the Japanese occupation, after serving as defence secretary and assistant attorney general in the colonial government. His medal is being placed under the hammer by his grandchildren

Topic |   Hong Kong's second world war history

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The George Cross awarded to John Alexander Fraser with his name on the reverse. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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