The work of Lieutenant Colonel Harry W S Jackson investigating the facts behind the Sandakan Death March. Plus recordings of native songs.

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Accession Number S00610
Collection type Sound
Measurement Duration: 6 Minutes
Object type Music, Oral history, Radio show
Physical description sound disc (lacquer); BRITISH BROADCASTING CORPORATION; 78 rpm; mono; 10 inch
Date made 20 September 1995
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Status to be assessed

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Description

Harry Jackson discusses his work investigating the facts behind the Sandakan-Ranau death march in Borneo. The purpose of the exercise was to contact natives who rendered assistance to Australian and British prisoners of war and to obtain additional information regarding the event. There are also recordings of native songs.