KUCHING, SARAWAK, BORNEO. 1945-09-12. KUCHING FORCE. PART OF A CIVILIAN SECTION OF THE ...

Unit Kuching Force
Places
Accession Number 118588
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

KUCHING, SARAWAK, BORNEO. 1945-09-12. KUCHING FORCE. PART OF A CIVILIAN SECTION OF THE CONGREGATION AT THANKSGIVING SERVICE AT THE FORMER PRISONER OF WAR CAMP, KUCHING. THE EFFECTS OF THREE YEARS OF INTERNMENT UNDER THE JAPANESE IS EVIDENCED BY THE GAUNT FIGURES OF THE MAINLY AUSTRALIAN, BRITISH AND DUTCH WOMEN AND CHILDREN. (PHOTOGRAPHER LIEUTENANT A. W. HORNER,)