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By Lomax, Eric, 1919-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 1996
In 1942 Lomax was caught up in the fall of the British Empire, & tortured by the Japanese. Many years after the war, his life was changed by the discovery...

By Young, Stuart, author
Book. English.
Published Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Military, 2013
As a young man Stuart Young endured the horrors of the Japanese prisoner-of-war camps and survived. Later in life, in graphic detail, he recorded the...

By Ham, Paul, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Doubleday, 2013
After the fall of Singapore in 1942, the conquering Japanese Army transferred some 2500 British and Australian prisoners to a jungle camp at Sandakan,...

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 Williams, Frank
Book. English.
Published Stroud: History, 2013
This is a true account of the horror and humour of Japanese PoW camp life, as experienced by a young Royal Artillery officer

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 Dunlop, E. E. (Ernest Edward), 1907-
Book. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2010
This account of Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop's experiences as senior medical officer in the infamous prisoner-of-war camps in Java and on the Burma-Thailand...

By Tyrer, Nicola
Book. English.
Published London: Phoenix, 2012
When the Japanese entered the war in 1941, some 20,000 British civilians in the European colonies in Asia were marched off to concentration camps where...

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 Felton, Mark, 1974-
Paperback. English.
Published Barnsley: Pen & Sword Military, 2011
This text details the treatment of Allied service-women, female civilians and local women by the Japanese occupation forces. It chronicles the massacres...
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