Feb 15 • 8M

Bloody Sunday

It was exactly 80 years ago today that the colonial British forces surrendered the so-called 'fortress' of Singapore to the invading Japanese, but the worst was yet to come

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Simon Ostheimer
Stuart Lloyd
Original travel stories about Asia by a British Hongkonger
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Following my recent interview with author Stuart Lloyd, he kindly agreed to present this extract from his new book, A Bleeding Slaughterhouse, which covers the tragic events of the Alexandra Hospital Massacre in Singapore on 15 February 1942. Today marks the 80th anniversary of that day, providing a somber reminder of Asia’s past. If you enjoy what you …

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