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Booklet - They were prisoners

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Booklet of buff coloured pages in brown cover about experiences in Changi Camp.
Size
215 x 135 mm, 8 pages
Object Registration
01214
Keywords
world war two
Historical information
A booklet compiled of accounts relating to Changi Camp during the Japanese occupation of Singapore. In particular the three YMCA representatives that stayed with the 8th division as welfare workers, despite being offered the opportunity to leave on one of the last ships to leave the island. The accounts were about their service and were used by the YMCA in this booklet to promote their organisation. This booklet was kept in the Legacy Library.
Made By
Premier Printing Co Pty Ltd (Maker)
Significance
Accounts of war time experiences were collected as part of the Legacy library collection.
Last updated
9 May 2019 at 1:28PM