|Place||Asia: Singapore, Changi|
|Object type||Edged weapon or club|
|Physical description||Metal, Rope, Wood|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Utility knife : Sergeant J Croft, 2/15 Field Regiment
Knife made from steel, wood and rope. The knife handle has broken off. The blade is a spear point, double edge type with considerable spot rust on the metal. The blade handle is attached by thin rope wrapped around a wooden handle which has been broken off along the tang of the blade.
Knife made by Sergeant Jack Croft while he was a prisoner of war in Changi between 1941 and 1945. Sergeant Croft served with the 2/15 Field Regiment at the time he was made prisoner of war.