Yeung Ming-hon was the last survivor of the Battle of Hong Kong still residing in the city. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Yeung Ming-hon was the last survivor of the Battle of Hong Kong still residing in the city. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Battle of Hong Kong survivor dies: Yeung Ming-hon, 99, was a first-year medical student when he was told to volunteer

  • Field Ambulance Corps volunteer was captured by Japanese invaders and made to do manual labour
  • WWII survivor completed his medical studies and became a prominent anaesthetist at private hospitals

Yeung Ming-hon was the last survivor of the Battle of Hong Kong still residing in the city. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Yeung Ming-hon was the last survivor of the Battle of Hong Kong still residing in the city. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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