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Malayan police and the 1950 Singapore riots, 1950-12-15 - 1951-01-22

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 103/2/10/6

Scope and Contents

Correspondence relating to the response of the Malayan police to racial and religious riots in Singapore. The riots were inspired by a court ruling in the custody battle over Maria Hertogh, which was won by her Dutch birth parents over her Muslim Malay adoptive parents, who had educated her as a Muslim (16 sheets).


  • 1950-12-15 - 1951-01-22

Conditions Governing Access

Due to the fragile state of many of these papers, users must consult microfilm copies where available.


1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

Language of Materials




Finding aid date

2008-12-12 12:49:49+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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