March 1942, The Changi Internment Camp, Signatures of Internees, August 1945

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ID numberRC08390
Collection typePublished Collection
TitleMarch 1942, The Changi Internment Camp, Signatures of Internees, August 1945
MeasurementOverall: 160 cm x 60 cm
Object typeSouvenir
MakerVarious
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1942-1945
CopyrightStatus to be assessed
DescriptionPaper scroll containing thousands of signatures of male and female internees in Changi civilian internment camp.

Signatures were collected by British internee Len (Leo) Farrell during his incarceration in Changi civilian men's internment camp from 1942-1945. Len was a musician (clarinet and saxophone) and conductor of Changi concert band. Some signatures faded. Decorative heading by Australian A.T. Greig.

Donated by Peggy Farrell, widow of Len Farrell.