A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy. A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy.
A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy.

Formal apology sought for Britain’s deportation of Chinese sailors who helped WWII effort

  • Hundreds of Chinese seamen who worked for Britain were deported after war
  • Labour MP from Liverpool is seeking a formal apology from the UK government

Topic |   Chinese overseas
A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy. A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy.
A 1944 Ministry of Information propaganda film entitled ‘The Chinese in Wartime Britain’ showed how thousands of Chinese sailors worked for the merchant navy.
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