HK Team cricketer, legislator, horse & stallion owner, founder of RTHK, chairman of Hutchison & Co and Mandarin Hotel.
1940-1941 The Hon, T E Pearce, JP, Chairman of HKJC, successfully negotiated with the Hong Kong Government for the purchase of the Club’s property at Beas River.
1941-12-19, the death of Pte. Pearce of HKVDC Hughes Group, was one of the Colony’s major war losses.
He was killed in action at North Point, where his unit (Reservists, under Major J. J. Paterson) was guarding the Electric Power Station.
Using a broken-down bus as cover, they were overwhelmed in the surprise Japanese landing but fought it out in King’s Road.
1883-02-19 — 1941-12-19 Pearce, Thomas Ernest chairman HSBC HKJC
HK Team cricketer, legislator, horse & stallion owner, founder of RTHK, chairman of Hutchison & Co and Mandarin Hotel. 1940-1941 The ...
1941-12-08 Japanese army Kwong Fuk Bridge
Japanese Army crossing the Kwong Fuk Bridge near Tai Po Market on 1941-12-08
1870-1880 Jardine, Matheson & Co.’s property, East Point
The ornamental gate is now situated at Hong Kong Jockey Club's Beas River Riding School in Sheung Shui. c.1870-1880 ...