Photograph taken during the Selarang Barracks Square Incident when Japanese General Fukuye concentrated 13350 British and 2050 Australian prisoners of war because of their refusal to sign a promise ...

Collection ID 042307
Collection type Photograph
Title Photograph taken during the Selarang Barracks Square Incident when Japanese General Fukuye concentrated 13350 British and 2050 Australian prisoners of war because of their refusal to sign a promise ...
Date made September 1942
Place made Singapore: Changi, Selarang Barracks
Object type Black & white
Place made Singapore: Changi, Selarang Barracks
Date made September 1942
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain
Physical description

Photograph taken during the Selarang Barracks Square Incident when Japanese General Fukuye concentrated 13350 British and 2050 Australian prisoners of war because of their refusal to sign a promise not to escape. The picture shows external excavations for latrines made necessary because of overcrowding in the barracks.

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