6 May 1949

  • Tang Enbo named Mao Sen the commanding officer of the Southeast People's Anti-Communist Salvation Army, with responsibility of coordinating military and guerrilla actions in the region. On the same day, he secretly embezzled US$50,000 of military funding and transferred the amount to a friend's US-based bank account. ww2dbase [Tang Enbo | CPC]
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  • HMS Mauritius was recommissioned into service. ww2dbase [Mauritius | CPC]

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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