SINGAPORE. 1945-09-13. PRISONERS OF WAR (POWS) RELEASED FROM CHANGI PRISON CAMP WERE EVACUATED ...

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Place Asia: Singapore, Changi
Accession Number 116041
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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SINGAPORE. 1945-09-13. PRISONERS OF WAR (POWS) RELEASED FROM CHANGI PRISON CAMP WERE EVACUATED FROM SINGAPORE BY THE AUSTRALIAN HOSPITAL SHIP MANUNDA, THE FIRST AUSTRALIAN SHIP TO ARRIVE AT SINGAPORE AFTER THE SURRENDER OF THE JAPANESE. SHOWN, THREE EX-POWS MOVING UP THE GANGWAY OF THE MANUNDA TO EMBARK.