RE­MEM­BER­ING THE FALL OF SIN­GA­PORE

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a 25-pounder field gun — a stan­dard field ar­tillery weapon of the Bri­tish and Com­mon­wealth armies dur­ing WWii — on dis­play at the Na­tional Mu­seum’s ex­hi­bi­tion Wit­ness to War: Re­mem­ber­ing 1942. To be held from Sept 23 un­til March 25 next year, it aims to pro­vide an im­mer­sive ex­pe­ri­ence 75 years af­ter the fall of Sin­ga­pore to Ja­panese forces, and in­cludes var­i­ous arte­facts as well as in­ter­views with sur­vivors.

PHoTo: NaJEER Yu­Sof

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