When the World War 2 occurred in 1944, she was over 10 years old. This source is a recollection of Sam Chen, about her work life during the Japanese Occupation in 1944.
Record Details - Oral History Interviews - Archives Online - National Archives of Singapore This source is an interview with Mrs. Esme Woodford,18 during the Japanese Occupation, being interviewed by Ms. Claire Yeo on the Japanese Occupation.
This book is about the life of people living in Singapore during World War II, a great deal of information in this book was contributed by the late Cheng Hui Ming, who was an assistant to the secretary for Chinese Affairs in Singapore and consequently had access to information not available to the general public. Although I could not find the front cover of the book this shows the information on where to find the book.
Record Details - Oral History Interviews - Archives Online - National Archives of Singapore This source is an interview with Eric C. Paglar, a teenager studying in St.Josephs Institution during the Japanese Occupation. He is interviewed by Low Lay Leng.