Thailand. 1945. Lieutenant Usuki, Japanese Imperial Army, known by Allied prisoners of war (POW) ...

Unit Imperial Japanese Army
Place Asia: Burma Thailand Railway
Accession Number P01433.034
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

Thailand. 1945. Lieutenant Usuki, Japanese Imperial Army, known by Allied prisoners of war (POW) working on the Burma-Thailand railway as the `Konyu Kid'. He was sentenced to death and executed for brutal treatment of POWs. (Donor B. Theobald)