Search Results for "World War II"

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  • Teratoma II War of the Worlds 2008, installation : general view [1]

    Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2008 photograph shows a site specific installation of fibreglass and steel, from Leeroy New (Philippines) entitled “Teratoma II War of the Worlds 2008.” The installation interrupts the site of City Hall's courtyard with its bulbous protrusions. Bulges appear to grow out of the wall giving the impression of a...
  • Teratoma II War of the Worlds 2008, installation : general view [2]

    Arts · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2008 photograph shows a site specific installation of fibreglass and steel, from Leeroy New (Philippines) entitled “Teratoma II War of the Worlds 2008.” The installation interrupts the site of City Hall's courtyard with its bulbous protrusions. Bulges appear to grow out of the wall giving the impression of a...
  • Civilian War Memorial, 2010 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Civilian War Memorial located at the War Memorial Park. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Cenotaph : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Cenotaph located at Esplanade Park. It was built in memory of the 124 British soldiers in Singapore who lost their lives during World War I and World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Central urn : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    This photograph is a close-up on the central urn of the Civilian War Memorial for World War II, cast against the background of our urban cityscape. Title devised by Library staff.
  • The Cenotaph : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 black and white photograph shows the Cenotaph located at Esplanade Park. The Cenotaph is a war memorial which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph War Memorial, 1960s : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a general view of the Cenotaph War Memorial, which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Around the monument is the lush foliage of trees and shrubs. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow...
  • The Cenotaph : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Kouo, Shang-Wei, 1924-1988 · Kouo Shang-Wei Collection 郭尚慰珍藏 {44860}
    This photograph shows the Cenotaph, which is located at Esplanade Park along Connaught Drive. The war memorial was built in memory of the soldiers in Singapore who lost their lives during World War I and World War II. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Cenotaph War Memorial, 1960s : side view

    Arts · Streets and Places
    This picture shows a side view of the Cenotaph War Memorial, which commemorates the sacrifice of the men who perished during World War I and World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pasir Panjang Road

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows the memorial plaque established by the National Heritage Board (NHB) in front of the Pasir Panjang Machine-Gun Pillbox, a strengthened-concrete defensive structure from World War II. Title supplied by Donor.
  • Lim Bo Seng memorial : general view

    Streets and Places · Personalities · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows the Lim Bo Seng memorial at Esplanade Park. The pagoda-shaped monument was built to honour Lim Bo Seng for his heroism and patriotism during World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lim Bo Seng : headshot

    Personalities · Tan, Bonny
    This is a black-and-white photograph of Lim Bo Seng who was a leader of a Japanese resistance group in Malaya during World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civilian War Memorial, built in 1967 : general view

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is the World War II memorial, erected in 1967 in Civilian Memorial Park. This memorial is in honour of the civilians who died during the Japanese Occupation. Title devised by Library staff.
  • War crimes trial, defendants filing into courtroom (no. 3667) : front

    Personalities · Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Far East Air Force
    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...
  • War crimes trial, courtroom in session (no. 3669) : front

    Personalities · Great Britain. Royal Air Force. Far East Air Force
    This 1946 photograph (numbered “3669”) shows the courtroom in session for the war crimes trials, which are held in the Supreme Court, Singapore after the end of World War II. The defendants, seven Japanese officers and other ranks dressed in uniforms are standing in the dock. They are on trial...
  • Inscriptions on base of Civilian War Memorial : close-up

    Arts · Streets and Places · Tan, Chun Wei · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2010 photograph shows a close-up of the inscriptions on the platform base of the Civilian War Memorial. The memorial was built in memory of the civilians killed during the Japanese occupation of Singapore in World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kranji War Memorial, tombstones, 1969 : general view

    Streets and Places · Politics and Government
    This photograph shows the tombstones of soldiers at the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the Allied Forces who died during World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Civilian War Memorial : general view

    Arts · Tan, Bonny
    This 2004 photograph shows a general view of the four tapering white concrete columns of the Civilian War Memorial set amidst the greenery. The 61-metre tall memorial is dedicated to the civilians of all races who were victims of World War II. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kranji War Memorial, 1969 : general view

    Politics and Government · Arts · Streets and Places
    This 1969 photograph shows the Kranji War Memorial. The Memorial commemorates the contributions of soldiers of the Allied Forces who died during World War II. Photograph donated by Chua Ai Lin and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Lim Bo Seng Memorial, 1954 : general view

    Streets and Places · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is the Lim Bo Seng Memorial dedicated to Major General Lim Bo Seng. He led the anti-Japanese resistance movement during World War II, before he was captured and succumbed to injuries due to torture as a Prisoner-of-War. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Gay World : exterior [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph showing a building at Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to shut down in...
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World : exterior [1]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1992 photograph depicting Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-World War II amusement park to shut down in 2000. Title devised...
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World side entrance : general view [3]

    Streets and Places · Sports and Recreation · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the side entrance of Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-world war II amusement park to shut down...
    Reproduction Available
  • Gay World side entrance : general view [2]

    Streets and Places · Lee Kip Lin Collection
    This is a 1982 photograph depicting the side entrance of Gay World, a popular amusement park in Geylang Lorong 2, also originally known as Happy World when it started in 1936. It was renamed Gay World in 1966. It was the last pre-world war II amusement park to shut down...
    Reproduction Available