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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:

http://ustdc.blogspot.com/2008/12/latter-days-of-ustdc.html

http://ustdc.blogspot.com/2009/01/carters-legacy.html

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

https://www.amazon.com/Lady-Tiger-Memoir-Taiwan-Republic-ebook/dp/B07932XBRX/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

Chung Shan N Rd. in 2016