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China Old Postcard Port Arthur Hospital of Kwantung Government Red Cross 旅順都督府醫院Vintage Old Postcard. China, Chinese, Medical, Port Arthur, Red Cross Flag, The Hospital of of Kwantung Government. 旅順關東洲赤十字病院 旅順都督府醫院.
Background: Port Arthur, on the Liaotung peninsula in the south of Russian-occupied Manchuria, had been fortified into a major naval base by the Russians. The Japanese needed to control the sea in order to fight a war on the Asian mainland, so their first military objective was to neutralize the Russian fleet at Port Arthur.
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