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  • Two men digging grave [2]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This photograph shows two men digging into the ground with changkols. Other graves are seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • People at a grave site

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Foo, Chin Hwa
    A photo taken by Foo Chin Hwa in 1962 during the exhumation of mass graves of Operation Sook Ching. It shows a group of people at a grave site. The site is sheltered with an overhanging sheet or tent, to protect the site from inclement weather. Two men are squatting...
  • Two men digging grave [1]

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This photograph shows two men bent over, digging a grave. Baskets containing earth are seen on the muddy ground. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Three men at a grave

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This photograph shows three men at one of the "mass graves". One of the men is squatting, looking onto the scene, while two other men in muddied boots are standing in the grave. Baskets to move earth, a spade or shovel and other tools are also seen in the picture....
  • Two men washing bones, 1962

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    A photo taken by Foo Chin Hwa in 1962 during the exhumation of mass graves of Operation Sook Ching. It shows two men squatting on the ground. The men are bent over pails, washing the mud and other debris off the bones. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mass graves, Siglap

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    This is a 1962 photograph of mass graves at Siglap burial site. Scattered poles can be seen in the picture with forest in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Four men at work at a grave site

    Heritage and Culture · Streets and Places · Foo, Chin Hwa
    A photo taken by Foo Chin Hwa in 1962 during the exhumation of mass graves of Operation Sook Ching. It shows a group of men working at a grave site standing in muddy earth. One of the men is handing over a basket of bones to another fellow worker. Another...
  • One of the graves at the site in Siglap

    Streets and Places · Heritage and Culture · Foo, Chin Hwa
    A photo taken by Foo Chin Hwa in 1962 during the exhumation of mass graves of Operation Sook Ching. It shows one of the graves at Siglap burial site. The area around the grave is muddy. Title devised by Library staff.