SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS

Former war crimes investigations headquarters. Present-day Goodwood Park Hotel, 2016. This image has been edited from an original coloured image. 
Original image courtesy of Goodwood Park Hotel.

SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS

Former trial venue. Present-day National Gallery Singapore, 2016. This image has been edited from an original coloured image. 
GUESS Dark Men 19992 s Imbert Slide Sandal Dark Synthetic Blue Synthetic 4cf8470 Original image courtesy of National Gallery Singapore.

SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS

Former trial venue. Present-day performing arts venue, Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall, 2016. This image has been edited from an original coloured image. 
Original image courtesy of Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall. 

SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS

Former trial venue. Present-day Changi Prison, 2016.
Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.

GUESS Dark Men 19992 s Imbert Slide Sandal Dark Synthetic Blue Synthetic 4cf8470 SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS

Crime location, visited by court. Present-day YMCA building, 2016.
Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.

ABOUT THE SINGAPORE WAR CRIMES TRIALS WEB PORTAL

After the Second World War, 131 war crimes trials were held in Singapore to address atrocities committed during the war. The Singapore War Crimes Trials Web Portal (the SGWCT Web Portal) aims to provide the public with one-stop access to the Singapore Trials and to serve as a platform for discussions on accountability, justice, and the rule of law.

It features comprehensive case summaries of these war crimes trials and links to relevant archival materials hosted by other websites. In doing so, the SGWCT Web Portal aims to inspire public interest in a crucial but under-explored aspect of Singapore’s legal heritage. The Portal also aims to be a jumping off point for those seeking to learn more about the Singapore War Crimes Trials. The co-founders of the SGWCT Web Portal are Dr Cheah Wui Ling and Ms Ng Pei Yi. The Portal is kindly supported by funding from Singapore's National Heritage Board and the Singapore Academy of Law.

Present-day memorial for 135 Japanese soldiers executed in Changi Gaol, 2016. Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.

This sets out the historical and political background of the Singapore War Crimes Trials. It describes the post-WWII landscape in which the trials took place.

Former crime location and Kempeitai detachment. Present-day aerial view of Oxley Rise, 2016. Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.

This section explains the legal framework and rules that regulated and applied in the Singapore War Crimes Trials.

Present-day grave of Terauchi Hisaichi (Commander of the Southern Expeditionary Army Group during WWII) at the Japanese Cemetery Park, Singapore, 2016. Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.
Men s Athletic Sandal Outdoor Sport Sandal Khaki Freshzone Women Summer Flat Sandals Slipper Indoor Outdoor Flip-Flops Beach Shoes Purple , Fila Men s Drifter F-Box Sandals Gardenia, Fila Navy, Fila Red , Columbia Men s Vulc N Vent Shore Lace Athletic Sandal Silver Sage/Collegiate Navy Sam Edelman Women s Rheta Wedge Sandal Dusty Rose Suede OluKai Ohana Sandals - Men s Black/Dark Shadow , V.J Men s Classic Handsewn Genuine Leather House Slippers Office Slippers Casual Breathable Sandals Black AOJIAN Women Bohe Fashion Flat Large Size Casual Sandals Beach Shoes Beige Merrell Women s Tetrex Crest Wrap Sport Sandal Black , ZHShiny Summer Sports Sandals Men s Athletic Outdoor Trail Beach Shoes Leather Casual Fisherman Shoe Breathable Water Sandal Black , Brillunt Gents Ultra-light Hook-and-loop Back-Strap Sandal Holiday Fisherman Outdoor Leather MSD008 Khaki adidas Men s Adilette Cf+ Link Gr Slide Sandal Core Black, Ftwr White, Carbon S , Arche Drick Noir Flat Noir New Balance Men s NB Pro Slide Sandal Black , Teva Women s Verra Sandal Modern Stripes Black/White Jerusalem Sandals Men s Solomon Slide Sandal Black , Propet Women s TravelActiv Ss Sandal Purple/Black Womens Sandals For Summer, Anshinto Women Fashion Summer Mid heel Flip Flop Sandals Loafers Bohemia Shoes Black FOCO Alabama Crimson Tide Foam Sport Slide - Mens Alabama Crimson Tide , CLARKS Women s Brinkley Arney Sandal Grey , CLARKS Women s Brizo Cady Flat Sandal Aubergine ONCEFIRST Unisex Cowhide Summer Slippers Summer Sandals White , Brillunt Gents Adjustable Back-Strap Toggle Sandal Holiday Fisherman Sports Outdoor Leather MSD002 Light Brown , Chaco Women s Z2 Classic Athletic Sandal Lotus Pine , Merrell Men s All Out Blaze Sieve Convertible Water Sandal Black , KEEN Men s Newport H2 Sandal Black/Stone Grey , Ryka Women s Glance Athletic Sandal Black/Pink , Men s Sandals Summer Sports Casual Athletic Fisherman Beach Leather Hiking Closed Toe Velcro Anti Collision … Brown Northside Womens Kiva Sport Open Toe Strap Sandal Black

This section contains information about the accused, judges, and lawyers involved in the Singapore War Crimes Trials, such as their ranks, their institutional affiliation, and the role they played in these trials.

Approximate crime scene, visited by court. Present-day location of 14th Milestone in Changi, 2016. Image courtesy of © Sng Kiat Peng, reproduced with permission.

Case summaries of the Singapore War Crimes Trials contain information about the crime committed, dates of trial, trial personnel involved, and other interesting facts.

TRIAL CATEGORIES

The Singapore Trials dealt with war crimes committed during the Second World War in different locations across Asia, including Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. These crimes were committed by accused holding diverse ranks and positions. Many trials address war crimes that are well-known today, such as the Sook Ching massacre and deaths along the Burma-Siam Railway.

PRISON AND CAMP CASES
A substantial number of trials addressed the abuse and neglect of POWs and civilian detainees in prisons and camps, such...
MORE
ECCO Women s Damara Ii Slide Sandal Dark Shadow/Moon Charles by Charles David Women s Kadia Slide Sandal Black L4L by Lust for Life Womens Alexa Smocked Cork Slide Sandals Black Gingham VENSHINE Mens Sports Sandals Summer Leather Outdoor Fisherman Beach Athletics Walking Hiking Sandals Yellow Fila Men s Chastizer Military and Tactical Boot Black/Black/Black Roper Men s Undercover Western Boot Brown , Irish Setter Men s Waterproof Drifter Hiking Boot Navy Soto Boots Castillo Men s Square Toe Western Boots Tan , KEEN Women s Elsa Premium Mid WP-w Snow Boot Espresso/Montana Grape Rockport Work Men s RK6523 Work Shoe Black Leather , Stetson Women s Jordan Work Boot Gray Dr. Martens Women s Kendra Fashion Boot Cherry Red Old Gringo Women s Bonnie Western Boot Milk Freebird Women s Bambi Mule Grey , BATZ NLK Handmade Leather Womens Ladies Slip-on Clogs Mules Blue Summerwhisper Women s Comfy Faux Suede Back Lace-up Round Toe Heighten Inside Slip on Mid Calf Slouch Boots Shoes Black YDN Women Lace up Low Heels Sandals Pointed Toe D Orsay Pumps Slingback Party Dress Shoes Red , Drew Amora Women s Oxford Brown-nubuck Skechers Performance Women s Go Flex Train Commit Black Jordan Nike Men s Trainer Essential Training Shoe White/Game Royal-black , FSJ Women Fashion Slip on Mules Faux Suede High Heels Sandals Open Toe Stilettos Shoes Size 4-15 US Olive Green , Soft Style by Hush Puppies Women s Faeth Flat Platinum Stuburt Golf 2018 Mens Sport-Tech Response Spiked Golf Shoes White , Bella Vita Women s Romy II Winter Boot Black Faux Leather Vans Authentic Neon Green/Blue , Meeshine Womens Foldable Bow Slip On Ballet Flats Dress Shoes Navy Blue 01 , Five Ten Women s Freerider Contact Wms Bike Shoe Split Purple Globe Men s The Bender Athletic Black Rasta DC Men s Court Graffik SE Skateboarding Shoe White/Grey/Grey , Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Ikoma Mumei Cosplay Shoes Canvas Shoes Sneakers Black/White Black 1 ,
LABOUR-RELATED CASES

GUESS Dark Men 19992 s Imbert Slide Sandal Dark Synthetic Blue Synthetic 4cf8470 - itadvisor.info

Several Singapore Trials dealt with the ill-treatment and deaths of POWs and civilians who worked as labourers on large-scale work...
MORE
GUESS Dark Men 19992 s Imbert Slide Sandal Dark Synthetic Blue Synthetic 4cf8470
ILLEGAL KILLINGS
In many cases, military and civilian personnel associated with the Japanese military were prosecuted for directly or indirectly causing the...
MORE
ILL-TREATMENT
A number of trials dealt with abuse and ill-treatment that did not result in the outright deaths of the victims....
MORE
Sport Sandals & Slides
CASES WITH MULTIPLE CIVILIAN DEATHS
A number of trials in Singapore dealt with cases involving the mass killing of civilians, such as Operation Sook Ching...
MORE
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8