“One day, I brought back two hand grenades. I didn’t know they were explosives, I assumed they were toys.” His father yelled at him upon his shocking discovery. Till this day, 82-year-old Maswood reme
This picture shows me five female students who learn the Japanese language during the Japanese Occupation. This tells me that teenagers that went to school during this period of time had to learn japanese
This text is about a labor organisation that the Japanese set up called the seicho. Workers aged between 15 to 45, mostly males, were forced into military construction projects such as digging of defense trenches and building of fortifications.
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This oral source is about Lee Kuan Yew who was 19 when Singapore fell to the Japanese.The source reveals his views on Malaysia and the British's involvement with Malaysia.