Lest We Forget – Sandakan Memorial Park, Sabah

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The memories of yester-years could be nostalgic, bittersweet or heartbreaking; and at the Sandakan Memorial Park in Sabah, Borneo, it would be more heartbreaking for me, you and especially the very people, which the Sandakan Memorial Park remembers until today. These people were 2,400 soldiers of which 1,800 were Australians and 600 were British. They were Prisoners of War (P.O.W.) from 1942-1945 in Sandakan, Sabah, under the Japanese Occupation during World War II, which lasted 6 years from 1939 to …

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