|Parent||10 Beheaded Bodies Unearthed by British News Article|
|Collection||C.W.J. Phelps Collection|
|Folder||First Phelps Scrap Book|
|Repository||University of Virginia Law Library|
10 Beheaded Bodies Unearthed by British HONGKONG (AP) – British military authorities seeking evidence of Japanese atrocities here have found the remains of ten beheaded persons believed to be British and Canadian prisoners of war. A Chinese pressed into service by the Japanese as a grave digger disclosed where the victims were buried. The British believe executions occurred approximately the day Hong-kong fell to the Japanese in 1941.