36 Japanese fighters attack Kai Tai airfield and units of the Japanese 23rd cross the Sham Chun Shan river.
Winston Churchill realizes that Hong Kong is in danger and decides to send
Japanese demanded surrender, but they got rejected.
Japanese began heavy bombing the island's Nothern coastal defenses.
HK Commanding officer Lawson killed as Fortress Hong Kong captured
Mt Cameron was captured and Malty calls for Governor Young to surrender.
the HK-Kowloon brigade (港九大隊) was established from the Guangdong
People's anti-Japanese Guerilla force led by Cai Guo-Liang (蔡國梁)
The British army aid group was formed by Colonel Lindsay Ride.
The US dropped an atomic bomb called the “Enola Gay” on Hiroshima, killing over 70,000 instantaneously.
Japan finally surrenders