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Characters By Chapter
Remy Hale
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1  William E. Macmillan
 William E.S. de RoyerMacmillanAn American missionary and a doctor. aka: Pastor Billy.
 Ian LawrenceFergusonAmerican soldier sent to support the Chinese effort.
 LiuZhaohuA Chinese officer in training at the Camp of Sino-American Org.
 Miles The commander of China Naval Group.
 Jenny William E. Macmillan's wife.
 NormanBethuneA Canadian doctor.
 LeiFengA soldier in the People's Liberation Army.
 MaoZedongA Former Chairman of People's Republic of China.
2  Ian Ferguson
 CatherineYaoA reporter from a well-known Chinese media outlet.
 Wende Ian Ferguson's acquaintance.
3  Liu Zhaohu
 Yao AhYanLiu Zhaohu's acquaintance since childhood.
 YangTaigongAn old villager known as Grandpa Yang.
 AhQuanAh Yan's uncle.
 Huwa Ah Quan's son.
 YangFuA great scholar.
 YaoGuiyanFull name of Yao Ah Yan.
 YangDeshunThe village scribe.
 YangBashuOne of the villagers.
 YangBaojiuYang Bashu's son. aka: Scabby.
 She Baojiu's mother.
 Langwa A carpenter. Huwa's brother.
4  Pastor Billy
 Stella Pastor Billy's acquaintance.
 Sanmei Stella's mother.
5  US Navy Historical Archives Collection
 Elizabeth MariaFergusonIan Ferguson's mother.
 Dr.LewisA medical officer.
 Jack Ian Ferguson's acquaintance.
 Buffalo A Chinese servant.
 EmilyWilsonIan Ferguson's girlfriend.
 Jacob Ian Ferguson's brother.
 Louise Ian Ferguson's aunt.
 LeahFrasermannIan Ferguson's sister.
 Daisy Ian Ferguson's cousin.
 Andy Ian Ferguson's co-worker at the mechanic shop.
 Leon Ian Ferguson's high school classmate.
 Franklin D.Roosevelt32nd President of the United States.
 VivienLeighA British stage and film actress.
 Ghost A well-trained military dog.
 AlanFrasermannLeah's husband.
 WalterWhitmanAn American poet, essayist, and journalist.
 AbrahamLincoln16th President of the United States.
 HarryTruman33rd president of the United States.
 John Ian's father's friend.
6  Ian Ferguson
 YangLianzhongOne of the Chinese students. aka: Snot.
 Beggar A kitten.
 RobertFrostAn American poet.
 Millie A white terrier adopted by a nearby church.
 Smithson An instructor.
7  Liu Zhaohu
 WinstonChurchillFormer British Prime Minister.
 JosephStalinThe dictator of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).
 AdolfHitlerThe leader of the Nazi Party.
 BenitoMussoliniAn Italian political leader who became the fascist dictator of Italy.
 HidekiTojoJapanese prime minister and general.
 YasujiOkamuraA general of the Imperial Japanese Army.
 JohnWorthingtonA British politician served in Parliament in the early-1930s.
9  Pastor Billy
 GeneralissimoChiangA military leader who served as head of the Republic of China.
 XiaoYanquiStarring actress of the troupe.
10  East American Chinese Herald
 IsorokuYamamotoA Japanese Marshal Admiral.
11  Ghost and Millie
 Tianlin One of the villagers.
 RomainRollandA French dramatist, novelist, essayist, art historian and mystic.
13  Liu Zhaohu
 AhMayAh Yan's daughter.
 ZhaoHaifaLiu Zhaohu's captain.
 Hawk Pastor Billy's old friend.
 YanFuA Chinese translator.
 YangJianguoScabby's son.
 YaoEnmeiFull name of Ah May.
15  Liu Zhaohu
 ChenKaiyiThe minister for the county party organization.