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"You'll die in Singapore"

"You'll die in Singapore"

McCormac, Charles, 1915-

Weakened by hunger, thirst and ill-treatment, Charles McCormac, a World War Two prisoner of war in Japanese-occupied Singapore, knew that if he did not escape he would die. With 16 others he broke out of Pasir Panjang camp and began an epic 2,000 mile escape from Singapore, through the jungles of Indonesia, to Australia

Paperback, Book. English.
Published Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2008
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Statement of responsibility: by Charles McCormac
ISBN: 1844155404, 9781844155408
Note: Originally published: London: Hale, 1954.
Physical Description: 189 p. : 1 ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.; Prisoner-of-war escapes Indonesia.; World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, British.; Prisoners of war Great Britain.; Prisoner-of-war escapes Singapore.; McCormac, Charles, 1915-; Prisoners of war Singapore.