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  • Military aircrafts outside a hangar

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two military aircrafts outside a hangar. One of them is an Anson C19 VM 355, which is being serviced by British servicemen. Aircraft maintenance tools are can be seen near the entrance of the hangar. Title devised by library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp that is bordered by mountain ranges. An open field leads to the hangar and several one-storey buildings. A tree stands in the middle of this field while a cluster of coconut palms are seen on the right. A parked aircraft...
  • Close-up view of a stripped helicopter

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the innards of a helicopter after it is stripped from its body cover. It is parked in a hangar, and a ladder is at its side for servicing works. Title devised by library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Interior view of an airbase supplies store

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the interior of a supplies store in an airbase, with a man partially hidden near the entrance. Tables, crates and wooden planks are among the contents in the room. A display board bearing the words "Honours & Awards R.A.F. Regiment (Malaya)" can also be seen. Title devised...
  • British serviceman's sleeping quarters, 1952

    Politics and Government · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows sleeping quarters of British servicemen in Singapore. There are a few cupboards and a charpoy bed in the foreground. A serviceman boots and shoes are placed underneath the bed. It was probably taken in 1952. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view of airbase from sergeant's mess [5]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a one-storey mess in an airbase. The mess is built like a typical kampung house with sloping roofs but of zinc materials. Communication lines, street lamps and paved roads indicate a modern airbase. The mountain ranges in the background accentuates the scenic view....
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [4]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp that is bordered by thick forests on its sides. Sprawling open fields that are dotted by trees including coconut palms spread across the camp. The camp's buildings are low-rise structures. The camp's airfield with several aircrafts can be seen in...
  • Panoramic view of airbase from sergeant's mess [3]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a British airbase from the sergeant's mess. It captures sloping fields, long one-storey barracks, huts, paved roads, as well as street lamps and pruned trees. The sprawling airfield is the centrepiece of the airbase. Beyond the airfield to the left are coconut trees...
  • View of airbase camp from Chinese cemetery

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a wide view of a British airbase camp from a Chinese cemetery. The cemetery is partly hidden by overgrown grasses. There is a dirt road next to the cemetery leading to the camp. The mountain ranges beyond the army camp is visible in the background. Title devised...
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [5]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp that is bordered by thick forests. Sprawling open fields that are dotted by trees including coconut palms spread across the camp. The camp's buildings are low-rise structures including a three-storey building on the left edge of the photograph. The camp's...
  • Aerial view of hangar from roof of an airbase block in Changi

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the hangar at the British airbase in Changi from the roof of a camp block. A large field dotted with trees leads into the hangar where several planes are parked. The runaway and the sea are also visible. Title devised by Library staff....
  • Military aircraft being serviced in a hangar, Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows three staff who seemed to be servicing an aircraft in an airbase hangar in Kuala Lumpur. Two of them are British servicemen while the other is a local. One of the servicemen is blowing into an equipment while the other looks on. The wings of an aircraft...
  • Aircrafts in a camp's airfield [2]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of military air crafts in an airfield of an airbase camp. It also capture a rear view of several service crew checking an aircraft. The photograph also captures the airfield's flooring and hangar. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [2]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp taken from an elevated angle. It captures the camp's sprawling airfield and the thick vegetation around it. The photograph also captures an uninterrupted view of the skyline and the long mountain ranges. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation...
  • Panoramic vew from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [1]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows an aerial view of the Changi airbase from the roof of an camp block. The blocks of barracks occupy well-trimmed fields that are interspersed with trees. The vast expanse of the sea is also visible. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [8]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp taken from a forested area. It captures the partial view of the buildings' roofs amidst thick vegetation. The photograph also captures an uninterrupted view of the skyline with and the mountain ranges visible in the background. Title devised by Library...
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [7]

    Nature and Environment · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp taken from an elevated angle. It captures the camp's sprawling airfield and the thick vegetation around it. The photograph also captures an uninterrupted view of the skyline and the long mountain ranges. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation...
  • Airbase staff in a hangar, Kuala Lumpur [1]

    Transportation · Economy · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows two staff working in an airbase hangar in Kuala Lumpur. One of them is a British serviceman while the other is a local. The body of an aircraft is visible at the back of the hangar. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Panoramic view of airbase from sergeant's mess [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of a well-kept British airbase from the sergeant's mess. It captures trimmed fields, one-storey barracks, paved roads, as well as street lamps and pruned trees. Beyond the barracks is the airfield with parked aircrafts and a helicopter flying above. Beyond the airfield, kampong houses...
  • Panoramic view from the roof of an airbase block in Changi [2]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of Changi from the roof of camp block. It captures the sprawling open fields and greenery that provide an uninterrupted view of the skyline. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Women construction workers near a hangar [4]

    Economy · Streets and Places · Transportation
    This photograph shows a group of women construction workers, with hoes or cangkul on a construction site near a hangar. Around them are parked military aircrafts, one of which is an Anson C19 VM 355. The hangar and some sheds can also be seen on the left edge of the...
  • Panoramic view of an airbase camp [6]

    Streets and Places · Nature and Environment
    This photograph shows a panoramic view of an airbase camp that is bordered by thick forests. Sprawling open field dotted by trees including coconut palms spread across the camp. A one-storey buildings is seen in the middle of the field. A cemetery can be seen in the hills above the...
  • Airbase staff servicing an aircraft in a hangar, Kuala Lumpur [2]

    Streets and Places · Economy · Transportation
    This photograph shows two staff working in an airbase hangar in Kuala Lumpur. One of them is a British serviceman while the other is a local. They are servicing a piece of equipment from the aircraft. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.
  • Aircrafts in a camp's airfield [1]

    Transportation · Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a wide view of air crafts in an airfield of an airbase camp. It also captures the airfield flooring and hangar. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.