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    Canton (Kwangchow, Guangzhou) Guangdong Province China

Location
Lat 23° 7' 0N Long 113° 15' 0E  Canton is located on the southeast coast of Guangdong Province in China. Today, provincial capital of Guangdong Province. During World War II, known to the Allies as "Canton" or "Canton City". Also spelled "Kwangchow" or "Kwang Chow". Today known as Guangzhou.

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 23, 2019

 

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