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War crimes trial, defendants filing into courtroom (no. 3667) : front

This 1946 photograph (numbered “3667”) shows the defendants walking in a single file into the courtroom, to take their place in the dock. The defendants, Japanese officers and other ranks are on trial for their part in the war crimes during World War II. The war crimes trials are held in the Supreme Court, Singapore after the end of World War II. Military and other officials are in attendance, with a camera set up in the courtroom to record the proceedings. Title devised by Library staff.

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Digitised images, All rights reserved, National Library Board Singapore, 2015


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