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Ngan Poy Chong emigrated to New Zealand and settled in Feilding. His two sons, initially raised in China by their grandparents after their mother died, joined him in 1940. Sun Park Ngan, centre of photograph, was 16 and Joy 9 years of age at the time. Sun (1924 - 2018) married Kathleen Joe in 1954 and raised a family in Bulls, retiring to Palmerston North later in life. Throughout most of his working life he ran a fruiterer and greengrocer business. See 2019Pa_IMCADigitalmaster_026560 for his obituary.

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2019P_IMCA Digitalmaster_026569
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Ngan Poy Chong and his sons Sun Park Ngan and Joy Park Ngan
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IMCA Digital Archive
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B&W print
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Manawatū
Date
circa 1940

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Ian Matheson City Archives

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