historical events

Headquarters Support Activity Taipei in December 1979

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I was in Taipei in December 1978, having arrived in early November. I was assigned to the Provost Marshall’s Office as a Military Policeman so I saw a lot of the events described in the links first-hand.

Descriptions of the days after President Carter severed diplomatic relations with the Republic of China and recognized the PRC:

A book by Patricia Linder, the wife of the admiral in charge of the Taiwan Defense Command:

Chung Shan N Rd. in 2016