The idea of the sons and daughters forming a group to assist the Hong Kong Veterans Association (HKVA) first surfaced at the 1993 National Convention in Dorval QC. This idea was based on the concern that HKVA members were beginning to struggle due to advancing age and increasing health problems, having less energy to fulfill their association's aims. The result was a proposal which was was presented and accepted by the HKVA National Executive in 1995. (More...)
Our mission is to educate all Canadians on the role of Canada's soldiers in the Battle of Hong Kong and on the effects of the internment of the battle’s survivors on both the soldiers and their families. We also assist in the support and welfare of Hong Kong veterans and their widows.
(Ratified at the Board of Directors Meeting of 25 May 2006 and by the members present at the General Meeting - Calgary - Aug '07)
(Ratified at the Board of Directors Meeting of 22 June 2006 and, with minor amendments, by the members present at the General Meeting - Calgary - Aug '07)