Taking off at 6:30 PM, on January 10, he flew past Hangchow
, Shanghai, and Tsingtao, then turned left toward Paotow and reached Tsingtao about two hours later.
A fellow exile in Hangchow, Li Ch'ing-chao (1084-1151?
Given his taste, background, and inclinations, Hangchow was the only place that he would find congenial.
John's, Shanghai, Hangchow
, Hwa Nan, Fukien, and Lingnan--include four medical schools and the first school of dentistry in China.
From 1934 to 1938 he taught at National Chekiang University in Hangchow (going with the university on the inland march after the Japanese invasion); in 1938 he went to the United States (naturalized 1944) where he became a research associate at Johns Hopkins University.
He taught English language and literature at Hangchow University from 1958 to 1960 when he left for the German Democratic Republic.
Principal battles: Nanking (Nanjing) (1937); Hangchow (Hangzhou) landing (1939).
Yasuhiko Asaka, for the outrages committed by Japanese troops after the fall of Nanking (December 1937) (although the overall commander, Iwane Matsui, was tried, convicted, and executed for these crimes after World War II); commanded the Japanese forces which landed at Hangchow (late 1939); retired soon thereafter and lived in retirement until his death (1945).
In Hangzhou, the archives of Hangchow
University are kept mainly at Zhejiang Provincial Archives (251 volumes), Zhejiang Provincial Library (10 volumes), University of Hangzhou Archives (29 volumes), and University of Hangzhou Library (7 volumes).