Changchow


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Changchow:

see ChangzhouChangzhou
or Changchow
, city (1994 est. pop. 683,300), S Jiangsu prov., E central China, on the Grand Canal. It is an agricultural, food, and textile center connected by rail with Shanghai and Nanjing.
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, China.

Zhangzhou

, Changchow, Ch'ang-chou
1. a city in E China, in S Jiangsu province, on the Grand Canal: also known as Wutsin until 1949, when the 7th-century name was officially readopted. Pop.: 772 700 (1990 est.)
2. a city in SE China, in S Fujian province on the Saikoe River. Pop. 231 333 (1999 est.)
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Gladys Harman, MS 380815/1/1: "A History of Mission Medical Work in Changchow Fukien, China II": A Letter from Gladys Busby, 18 February 1987.
Gladys Harman, MS 380815/1/1: "A History of Mission Medical Work in Changchow Fukien, China III," description of events from 1941 to 1951 and from 1985.
IT THE SAME time the ships dropped anchor, Okumiya returned from a bombing mission to land at the 12th Air Group's base at Changchow.
From our base at Changchow it was about a hundred miles to the reported position of the ships.
A few minutes later, Terry turned back toward Changchow.