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. 
Nomad Women Boot Shiny s Hurricane II Rain Boot B07941T53M Shiny Brown fa2d766 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.

Nomad Women Boot Shiny s Hurricane II Rain Boot B07941T53M Shiny Brown fa2d766 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.
Journee Collection Womens Regular Sized and Wide-Calf Knee-High Buckle Riding Boot Taupe Tommy Hilfiger Women s Shano Riding Boot Brown , Nine Seven Genuine Leather Women s Pointed Toe Stiletto Heel Side Zip Handmade Classy Dressy Knee High Boots Black Women Military Combat Foldable Cuff Faux Leather Plaid/Quilted Back Zipper Lace Up Boots Black Plaid , Naturalizer Women s Jenelle Riding Boot Brown Joules Women s Wellyprint Rain Boot Cool Grey Poppy Style & Co. Womens Rudy Closed Toe Knee High Fashion Boots Cognac Soda Women s Jade Faux Leather Two Tone Buckle Knee High Riding Boot, Brown/Black, 6 M US Tan Pu Polar Products Womens Original Tall Winter Snow Wellingtons Muck Waterproof Boots Gray Ellie Shoes Women s 421-Zara Boot Red Glitter , Riding Boots Women Fall Winter Comfortable Warm Zipper Knee High Boots By BIGTREE Silver FRYE Women s Melissa Button Boot Cognac Smooth Vintage Leather , Easy Street Women s Jan Harness Boot Tan FANIMILA Women Casual Long Boots Zipper Black , Pikolinos Women s 829-8563 Knee-High Boot Dark Brown Easy Spirit Women s Niah Fashion Boot Navy Calvin Klein Women s Camie Engineer Boot Shadow Grey , Timberland Women s Banfield Tall Waterproof Riding Boot Wheat Forty Nine West Women s Marcia Suede Winter Boot Dark Grey BareTraps Women s BT Clancy Riding Boot Distressed Black , Skechers Women s Grand Jams Unlimited Boot Light Tan , Soda Women Knee High Buckled Riding Small Heel Flat Boots Side Zipper BIO-S Cognac , Ariat Women s Wythburn H2O Insulated Country Boot, Java, 8.5 B US Java VogueZone009 Women s Zipper Round Closed Toe Frosted PU Mid-top Boots Red , Womens Hunter Original Tour Gloss Galoshes Snow Wellingtons Rain Boots Purple Urchin , Forever Link Mango-21 Lady Boot Premier Brown Pu , Show Shine Women s Chic Lace Mesh High Heel Zippers Tall Boots Red La Canadienne Women s Grace Knee High Boot Black LifeStride Women s Xandywc Riding Boot- Wide Calf Dark Grey ,

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
SoftWalk Women s Tillman Dress Sandal Gold Wash , Naturalizer Women s Mason Slide Sandal Marble Okukai Women s Waialua Lace Sneaker Pavement/Pavement Teva Men s M Original Universal Premier Sandal Beach Break Brown OUYAJI Water Shoes Beach Swim Barefoot Shoes Quick Dry Aqua Socks Yoga for Women s Men s Kid Summer Yellow Dona Michi Men Cowboy Boots Genuine Cowhide Leather Plain Square Toe Rodeo Western Boots Tan Solovair Men s 8 Eye Derby Made in England Black , 50 Shades Of White Dance Shoes Collection, Comfort Evening Dress Wedding Pumps, Ballroom Shoes For Latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 Shades (2.5", 3" & 3.5" Heels) 50 Shades Of Silver Dance Shoes:Comfort Evening Dress Wedding Pumps, Ballroom Shoes For Latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Art by 50 Shades (2.5", 3" & 3.5" Heels) , HIPPOSEUS Women s Satin Latin Dance Shoes Ballroom Dancing Shoes,Model 516 , Abby 7101 Womens Round Toe Lace Up Dance Ankle Boot Soft Sole Latin Tango Cha Cha Modern Party Salsa Lint Cusotm Heel Ballet Slippers, Women Girls Classic Canvas Dance Split-Sole Practise Ballet Dancing Yoga Gymnastics Flats Shoes , Chinese Laundry Women s Classic Boot Black Suede , Bruno Marc Men s Casual Chelsea Ankle Boots Brown. The Fix Women s Belle Block Heel Mule Bright White Leather NIKE Women s Dart 12 Running Shoe Team Crimson/White/Black Pleaser Women s Electra-3028 Boot Black Stretch Patent , FSJ Women Basic Mid Chunky Heels Ankle Strap Sandals Open Toe Comfort Casual Shoes Size 4-15 US Turquoise , Lug Sole Over Knee Thigh High Belted Riding Boots. Platform Thread Brown FAMMZ Men s Man MB-1 Fashion Stylish Motorcycle Riding Leather Tall Knee High Boots Brown , Trotters Women s Sizzle Ballet Flat Nude Toms Womens Classics Black/Black Canvas 10002472 Natural LifeStride Women s Sikora Riding Boot Black Shoes8teen Womens Foldable Ballerina Ballet Flats W/Bow 15 Colors Black 1180 , Pearl Izumi Women s W X-ALP Journey Cycling Shoe Smoked Pearl/Mist Green , DC Women s Rebound High TX SE Skate w Skateboarding Shoe Black/Fuchsia , Fidji Women s V330 Oxford Chocolate Grey Breckelle s Women Leatherette Pointy Toe Loafer - Work, Everyday, Basics - Lace up Flat - GG51 Silver , Rocket Dog Women s Jazzin Ryker Cotton Fashion Sneaker Red Multi Eden Stripe , DC Men s Net SE Skate Shoe White/White ,
LABOUR-RELATED CASES

Nomad Women Boot Shiny s Hurricane II Rain Boot B07941T53M Shiny Brown fa2d766 - 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
Nomad Women Boot Shiny s Hurricane II Rain Boot B07941T53M Shiny Brown fa2d766
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
Knee-High
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