Ying WONG

Ying WONG


Ying WONG
Retired Restaurant Business Owner

Origin - Mainland China


During the Second World War Ms. Ying Wong followed her father who worked as a messenger from place to place around China and Hong Kong. She moved to Hong Kong when she was 14 because of the war. And at the age of 24 she came over to the UK to marry to a gentleman who she had never met before. Her husband was 30 years her senior. After they married they became very close and lived a happy life together. After her husband passed away she moved to London’s Chinatown by herself to find a job. She worked for a very wealthy household as a nanny and lived in Chinatown until 17 years ago when she moved into an elderly persons home to spend her retired life.