Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies, Singapore

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The monumental Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies is not only the site of the city’s first manufacturer of Henry Ford’s automobiles in the early 20th century; it is also historically significant to the nation’s World War II efforts and struggles. Head here to be in the same space where the British formally surrendered to the Japanese, who went on to occupy Singapore in a brutal regime that lasted three years from 1942 to 1945. Survey the collection of memories, reflections, and artifacts that speak of the darkest, but also most resilient and brave period in modern Singaporean history. Use our Singapore trip builder website to add Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and Its Legacies and other attractions to your Singapore vacation plans.
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  • As the title were impressed and either moving into independence from the United Kingdom after World War II exhibits. Exhibition room, made the signing of the surrender document was continuing.
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  • After 'checking in' we started our visit in the room identified as 'War' and just as we were about to complete it, 2 coaches arrived with very young schoolchildren who proceeded to run riot, screaming...  more »
  • The museum is very informative and interesting. It covers an area that we had no knowledge in. However it is very niche and not very interactive so I wouldn’t recommend taking children. The place is w...  more »
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