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Singapore diary, 1942-06

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/15/1
Singapore diary
Singapore diary

Scope and Contents

This is an account of events in Singapore from 8 Dec. 1941 until its surrender, based upon notes originally recorded in Ross's diary. It was written in June 1942 aboard a Dutch cargo vessel travelling to New York (138 pages).


  • Creation: 1942-06


Conditions Governing Access

For conservation reasons, this collection must be read on Cambridge Digital Library or Master Microfilm Reel 8239.

Biographical / Historical

E. A. Ross travelled to Singapore to help manage its shipyard during the war. He escaped Singapore by ship immediately before its surrender, reaching Batavia on 14 Feb. 1942.


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

Language of Materials



Ross, E A

Finding aid date

2012-07-23 14:24:28+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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