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. 
Earth Origins B072T48FGD Sophie Sandal Women s Sandal Sedona Origins Brown 2434e25 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.

Earth Origins B072T48FGD Sophie Sandal Women s Sandal Sedona Origins Brown 2434e25 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.
Very Volatile Women s GAGA Sport Sandal Leopard , Teva ALP Premier - Men Caramel , OluKai Kulapa Kai Pokeberry/Black , Pattrily Men Toe Bumper Outdoor Hiking Sandals Genuine Leather Beach Slippers Brown Teva Mens Men s M Hurricane XLT2 Cross Strap Sport Sandal Black Fashion Cutouts Lace Up Women Sandals Open Toe Low Wedges Bohemian Summer Shoes Beach shoes women AA516 Black NIKE Men s Benassi Just Do It Athletic Sandal Sepia Stone/Sepia Stone/Summit White , NIKE Men s Jordan Hydro 5 Sandal White/Lt Crimson-University Blue-Black , Women Fishnet Socks, Inkach Sexy Girls Net Stockings Thigh High Stockings Thigh Highs Hosiery Sock White , Under Armour Men s Ignite CC Heather V Slide Black (002)/Red , Chaco Women s ZX1 Classic Sport Sandal Berry Burst Merrell Women s Terran Convertible II Sandal Sleet , Keen Women s Whisper Sandal Poseidon/Blue Danube Gold Pigeon Shoes GP7592 Comfort Adjustable Men Women Slide Sandals with Lite Arch Support G8547 Blue KEEN Men s Newport Sandal Bison Women Flat Slipper, Inkach Chic Girls Flip Flops Faux Fuzzy Fur Slide Slip On Flat Sandal Shoes Slipper Green , KEEN Women s Uneek O2-w Sandal Steel Grey/Vapor Chaco Men s Z2 Classic Sport Sandal Tri Boa , Inkach® Women Summer Bohemia Flower Beads Flip-flop Shoes Flat Thong Sandals White_1 , Skechers Women s on-The-Go 600-Nitto Slide Sandal Black Fila Men s Driftonic Sport Sandal Castlerock/Black/Black , Kamik Women s Bali Beige Chaco Women s Loveland Sandal Dolman Black , MAVIRS Brand Women Sandals 2018 Summer Fringe Ankle Strap 12CM Stilettos Extreme High Heels Black Blue Shoes US Size 5-15 Blue Propet Women s Helen Sandal Denim/Silver Soludos Men s Derby Lace up Sandal Natural Easy Spirit Hartwell Women s Sandal Navy , adidas Originals Men s Adilette Slide Sandal Real Coral S, Core Black, Real Coral S Anshinto Women Flat Shoes Bead Bohemia Leisure Lady Sandals Peep-Toe Flip Flops Shoes Pink ,

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
MuckBoots Chore Cool Mid Waterproof Work Boot Brown , Ridge Footwear Men s Mid Side Zip ST Work Boot Black , LINGMAO Mens Water Shoes Swim Summer Shoes Aqua Skin Socks Slip-On for Men Beach Barefoot Surf Yoga Boat Sneakers Outdoor Blue , Men Women Water Shoes Quick-Dry Barefoot Aqua Socks Shoes for Swim Beach Pool Surf Yoga Sport Yellow , Columbia Men s Redmond MID Waterproof Hiking Boot Black, Gypsy , Water Sports Shoes Quick Drying Yoga Beach Socks Slip On For Men& Women Black HROYL Women s Standard Latin/Modern/Jazz/Samba/Salsa/Tango Dance Shoes Satin Ballroom A3US-806 TDA CM105 Womens Ankle Strap Glitter Synthetic Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Wedding Party Dance Shoes , TDA Women s Ankle Strap Glitter Floral Satin Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Modern Dance Wedding Shoes , Journee Collection Womens Regular and Wide Calf Slouchy Mid-calf Wedge Boots Taupe , Journee Collection Womens Regular and Wide Calf Round Toe Mid-calf Wedge Boots Black Joules Women s Wellyprint Rain Boot Laurel Botanical J.Renee Womens Francie Natural/Gold , SOREL Youth Flurry-K Snow Boot Paisley Purple Dansko Women s Professional Mule Black/Metallic Suede , City Classified Women s Closed Toe Over The Knee Low Heel Boot Dark Taupe , NIKE Men s SF AF1 Basketball Shoe Game Royal , Kate Spade New York Women s Gala Slip-on Loafer Silver Crocs Literide Clog Pearl White/White , Novel Harp Women s Suede Over The Knee Thigh High Chunky Heel Winter Pull On Slouchy Boots Gray , Herstyle Women s Odessa Over-the-Knee Thigh High Flat Slouchly Shaft Low Heel Boots Olive , Demonia Women s Charade-150 Knee High Boot Black Vegan Leather , Aisun Women s Vintage Studded Round Toe Dress Block High Heels Zip Up Knee High Knight Boots Black NIKE Men s Zoom Stefan Janoski Skate Shoe Summit White/Obsidian/University Red/White Franco Sarto Women s Shimmy Ballet Flat Biscuit , Ollio Women Shoe Drawstring Stretch Faux Suede or Faux Leather Over The Knee Zip Up Long Boots Pewter-Metalic-PU , Vans Unisex Authentic (Kendra Dandy) Skate Shoe white / true white Seraph Of The End Anime Canvas Shoes Cosplay Shoes Sneakers Black/White White 4 Cobb Hill Women s Willa Lace to Toe Sneaker Black Leather Supra Vaider LC Sneaker Black/Copper/White
LABOUR-RELATED CASES

Earth Origins B072T48FGD Sophie Sandal Women s Sandal Sedona Origins Brown 2434e25 - 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
Earth Origins B072T48FGD Sophie Sandal Women s Sandal Sedona Origins Brown 2434e25
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