A column of smoke from burning oil tanks rising above the deserted streets of Singapore, Feb 1942; note General Post Office in foreground, now Fullerton Hotel Singapore

Caption   A column of smoke from burning oil tanks rising above the deserted streets of Singapore, Feb 1942; note General Post Office in foreground, now Fullerton Hotel Singapore ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   6504-02 HU 3378
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Invasion of Malaya and Singapore   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Photos on Same Day 1 Feb 1942
Photos at Same Place Singapore, Singapore
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 15 Aug 2007
Licensing  Crown Copyright / Public Domain. According to the Crown Copyright laws of the United Kingdom, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.



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