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RN Prisoner of War Correspondence and the Fall of Singapore, 1942

Posted by Derek Law, on June 20th, 2014

Five postcards and a letter describing the capture and incarceration of Lieutenant Stanley Kirton after the fall of Singapore. The Fall of Singapore is considered by many historians to be the greatest military disaster ever to befall British arms. Within that huge drama individual stories fill out the consequences of the defeat and its aftermath.... Become A Member

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