National Geographic : 1945 Feb
Smoke Boils from Blazing Kowloon Docks, Fired by American Bombers Based inChina U.S.Army Air Forces, Official Twisting angrily, at left center, a Jap fighter 'bores in to attack the American planes. Between Royal Navy Yard (extreme left) and Stonecutters Island (upper left) enemy vessels are burning. That oil slick on the bay below the big Kowloon fire shows that a tanker was struck.Outside theboat basin onHong Kong Island (in foreground) another ship has been hit. Over and over again United States forces have bombed Hong Kong and Kowloon.