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By Sherwood, Johnny, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2014
In 1938 Johnny Sherwood was a young professional footballer on the brink of an England career, touring the world with the all-star British team the Islington...

By Coast, John, author
Book. English.
Published Newcastle upon Tyne: Myrmidon, 2014
New edition
A bestseller in 1946, 'Railroad of Death' is the first and best account of forced labour on the Burma Railway. John Coast was a young officer in the Norfolk...

By Twigg, Reg, 1913-2013, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2014
February 1942. A young British soldier is caught up in the worst defeat in the history of the British Army, the fall of Singapore. Reg Twigg spends the...

By Twigg, Reg, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Viking, 2013
A young British soldier is caught up in the worst defeat in the history of the British Army, the fall of Singapore. Reg Twigg spends the next three years...

By Coogan, Andy, 1917-
Hardback. English.
Published Edinburgh: Mainstream, 2012
Andy Coogan was born in Glasgow in 1917, the oldest child of poor Irish immigrants. He was tipped for Olympic glory, but a promising running career was...

By Urquhart, Alistair, 1919-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Abacus, 2011
This is the extraordinary and moving tale by an ex-POW and last surviving member of the Gordon Highlanders regiment that was captured by the Japanese...

By Steel, Charles
Book. English.
Published Barnsley: Leo Cooper, 2004
Charles Steel took part in two military disasters - the fall of France and the fall of Singapore when he was captured by the Japanese. He began writing...

By Felton, Mark, 1974-
Hardback. English.
Published Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2008
Dozens of British and Commonwealth officers of the rank of colonel and above were captured by the Japanese at the fall of Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore...

By McCormac, Charles, 1915-
Paperback. English.
Published Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2008
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...
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