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Diary of a civilian internee in Singapore 1942-1945, 1946 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/12/17
Diary of a civilian internee in Singapore 1942-1945
Diary of a civilian internee in Singapore 1942-1945

Scope and Contents

This is a copy of a detailed diary covering the fall of Singapore, Duncan-Wallace's imprisonment, and his liberation aboard a hospital ship bound for Madras (191 pages). The circumstances surrounding the diary's composition are explained in a preface.


  • Creation: 1946 - 1970


Conditions Governing Access

For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8236.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Munro Duncan-Wallace was sub-manager of an HSBC bank in Singapore.


1 volume(s) (1 vol.) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Date information

DateText: The date this copy was made is unknown, but the diary covers the period 31 Dec. 1941 to 11 Sept. 1945..


Duncan-Wallace, Alexander Munro

Finding aid date

2012-07-03 14:48:28+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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