Photo of USTDC courtesy of Les Duffin

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Looking for Veterans of Second Taiwan Crisis

What is called The Second Taiwan Crisis began on August 23, 1958 when mainland China began firing on the offshore islands of Quemoy and Matsu.

I received email from Mr. Samuel Hui, who represents a company called Treasure Fleets International Marketing Co., Ltd. He would like to contact any Americans who were either in Taiwan at the time, or in its surrounding waters, as part of the US support effort. The company hopes to assist the Taiwan government with its recognition of this year's 60th anniversary of the crisis. You can reach him at:

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