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VJ Day: Surviving the Horrors of Japan's WW2 Camps

Offbeat  (tags: WW2, POW, Horrors of Japan, VJ Day )

- 1312 days ago -
Tens of thousands of British servicemen endured the brutalities of Japan's prisoner of war camps during World War Two. Theirs was a remarkable story of survival and courage, write Clare Makepeace and Meg Parkes.


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Darren Woolsey (218)
Saturday August 15, 2015, 12:36 am
Any "celebration" or "remembrance" has to have the direct effect of reminding people that War is NOT good for anyone. This is what is continually forgotten.

Animae C (507)
Saturday August 15, 2015, 1:24 am
Lest We Forget.
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