Taipei Air Station - 1966 - - - " What you have in the end are memories"......... Photo Courtesy of Richard Reesh.

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Hsinchu in the 1950s - More Wonderful Photographs

Lieutenant Colonel Ellliot Aandahl, USMC Reserve
LTC Aandahl served on active duty during World War II. on the Chinese mainland with a US Marine Corps unit involved in the surrender of the Japanese forces in Tientsin. His unit then moved on and into Beijing to secure the city for the Nationalist forces.
After the war, he moved to Taiwan and begin a long history of service in Taiwan.

The Aandahl Hsinchu story transpires over 20 years.

Begin reading our first section here then click on "Family" and "Victory Church"

1 comment:

Don said...

The quality of these restored photographs is astounding! Thanks to both of you for sharing these excellent historical records.