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Qingdao



Introduction of Qingdao
City and port on the Yellow Sea, in SE Shand ongprovince, 345 mi SE of Beijing, E China. Leased toGermany in 1898, it was the administrative seat ofKiaochow territory and was held by Japan from 1914to 1922. From 1945 to 1949 when it was surrenderedto the Communists, it was the U.S. naval headquartersof the western Pacific Ocean.City and port on the Yellow Sea, in SE Shand ongprovince, 345 mi SE of Beijing, E China. Leased toGermany in 1898, it was the administrative seat ofKiaochow territory and was held by Japan from 1914to 1922. From 1945 to 1949 when it was surrenderedto the Communists, it was the U.S. naval headquartersof the western Pacific Ocean.

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