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    Canton (Kwangchow, Guangzhou) Guangdong Province China

Location
Canton is located on the southeast coast of Guangdong Province in China. Today, provincial capital of Guangdong Province. Also known as Kwangchow. During World War II, known to the Allies as Canton.

Wartime History
Occupied by the Japanese for the duration of the Pacific War.

American missions against Canton
July 6, 1942 - August 1, 1945

Tien Ho Airfield (Amanogawa, Saukauling)
Airfield near Canton

White Cloud Airfield (Fakwanshan, Sam Yuen Lt)
Airfield near Canton

Whampoa
Dock area at Canton

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Last Updated
October 11, 2018

 

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