J. Lean

Suping Lu, They Were in Nanjing. The Nanjing Massacre Witnessed by American and British Nationals. Hong Kong 2004

Last updated: 08/07/2019

J. Lean (a.k.a. D.J. Lean) was a British businessman working for the Asiatic Petroleum Co. He was an assistant to P.H. Munro-Faure and a founding member of the International Committee for the Nanjing Safety Zone . Since many foreign governments and companies urged their nationals to leave the city upon deterioration of the situation, Lean left Nanjing in early December 1937.

Testifying and Contesting War Experiences in China and Japan