Flowers, William Alfred (Private, b.1919 - d.2012)

Place Asia: Singapore, Changi
Accession Number PR03316
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 2 cm; Wallet/s: 1; Oversize: 1
Object type Memoir, Printed Record, Photograph
Maker Flowers, William Alfred
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1943
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relating to the Second World War service of VX27026 Private Willaim Alfred Flowers, 2/9 Field Ambulance, Changi, 1943.

Wallet 1 of 1 - contains an account written by Flowers about his impressions of the Malayan campaign and as a prisoner of war [undated] and a British Red Cross Identity Certificate.

Oversize folder 1 of 1 - contains a copy of a plan of the memorial in the Roberts Barracks hospital area, Changi, August 1943; a photograph of the memorial cairn and garden constructed by the patients at Changi hospital; and a photograph of the demolished memorial cairn, destroyed by the Japanese after the removal of the hospital to Selarang.