Battle for Singapore - Case Files from the Singapore War Crimes Tribunal Exhibition

Battle for Singapore - Case Files from the Singapore War Crimes Tribunal Exhibition

To commemorate the 73rd Anniversary of the Battle for Singapore and the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Singapore, NHB will present an exhibition titled Case Files from the Singapore War Crimes Tribunal. The exhibition focuses on the key WWII incidents and war time atrocities committed by the Japanese, as well as accounts of the investigations undertaken by the tribunal between 1945 and 1948.

Through the use of photographs, WWII artefacts, court transcripts and video clips, the exhibition will present key cases covering war crimes committed at Alexandra Hospital, Selarang Barracks, Oxley Rise, Outram Goal, Arab Street and on board the Hofuku Maru, as well as during Sook Ching, Double Tenth, and Operations Jaywick and Rimau.