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Regular update and corrections to the The Ing Tjiang family tree A little history of great grandfather of my mother. The Ing Tjiang. 鄭永昌 He was the Chairman of Shanghui or Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Semarang in 1907. He was very active in promoting everything Chinese. When I was in Semarang a few years ago and went into the old house of The Sien Jo, cousin of grandmother, I saw these two photos on the wall. These photos turns out to have been taken on the occasion of the naval visit by the then Ching Chinese Imperial Navy frigate 海容號 to Semarang in1907. This and another vessel was purchased from Germany in the aftermath of Chinese Naval defeat by the Japanese/Chinese 甲午戰敗。Following the visit in 1907 of Semarang, the Naval frigate visited NYC and was welcome by the major of NYC with a ceremony. On its way back to China, the sailors were said to have converted to the side of Republic of China when the news came in that the Ching Dynasty was overthrown. This year mark the 70 years of the founding of PRC Navy, so here I share a tidbit of history.