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A journey from Singapore to Colombo, 2007

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 367/1

Scope and Contents

This is a copy of the original document in which Bagnall describes his final days in Singapore, his evacuation by ship, its sinking by bombs the following day, and how he eventually reached safety in Colombo on 14 March (11 sheets).


  • Creation: 2007

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1 volume(s) (1 vol) : paper

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: The narrative covers the period 11 Feb. to 14 Mar. 1942..

Finding aid date

2015-03-05 14:10:31+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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