Volunteer Stephen Alexander (left) and his team help recover an item from the wreckage in Tai Tam Country Park. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Volunteer Stephen Alexander (left) and his team help recover an item from the wreckage in Tai Tam Country Park. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong country park could be site of crashed US warplane from World War II, international researchers ‘strongly believe’

  • 250 volunteers help to recover more than 600 fragments from possible US TBM-1C Avenger aircraft that crashed in 1945
  • Amateur historian who stumbled on wreckage spent 10 years campaigning for search to verify its origins

Topic |   Hong Kong's second world war history
Volunteer Stephen Alexander (left) and his team help recover an item from the wreckage in Tai Tam Country Park. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Volunteer Stephen Alexander (left) and his team help recover an item from the wreckage in Tai Tam Country Park. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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