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Folder - Japanese P.O.W.s Buried at Cowra

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
Black two ring folder with printed material in plastic sleeve.
Size
34 x 30 x2 cms.
Object Registration
C3071
Historical information
Names of prisoners of war and internees who died while imprisoned in the camp at Cowra. Names include those Japanese who died during the suicidal breakout from the Cowra P.O.W. Camp. on 4th. August 1944.
When Made
C. 2000
Significance
The majority of those buried in the Cemetery were brought to, and imprisoned in Australia during WW2. Little information remains about many of these people other than their burial records.
Last updated
13 Dec 2018 at 10:48AM