Drawings and sketches by prisoners of war

These are sketches by Corporal Richard (Dick) John Cochran 2.12 Field Company (Engineers) whilst in Singapore

 

Changi-prison

“Changi Prison” September 1944


Homebuilt-flats_1

2/4 Machine Gun Battalion – Homebuilt Flats

 

Roberts2tent

Roberts Barracks – Hospital orderlies tent lines

 

Havelock_rd_camp_pow

Havelock Road Camp The MIR Hut – 1942


Havelock_rd_gardens_pow

Syme Road – Garden

 

Havelock_rd_pow_camp

Havelock Road Camp The Cookhouse – 1942


Roberts3ward

Roberts Barracks – NAAFI Ward


Medevac1-1000

Medical Evacuation On The Kwai Noi River 1943 Drawing by Fred Ransome Smith (Lt Fred (Smudger) Smith- 5th Suffolks) and drawn 2006 from memory


Medivac2-1000

Medical Evacuation On The Kwai Noi River 1943 Drawing by Fred Ransome Smith (Lt Fred (Smudger) Smith- 5th Suffolks) and drawn 2006 from memory


Smudger1

Typical labouring scene- shows sue of chunkle, Jap Engineer and guard with labourers by Lt Fred “Smudger” Smith (Ransome Smith)


Smudger2

PHRA Pathom Chedi “Tallest Buhhdist Monument in the World” Monks and POWs in foreground by Lt Fred “Smudger” Smith (Ransome Smith)


Smudger3_1

Typical labouring scene. Shows Hammer and Tap, Embankment labouring, Timber felling and an excavated cutting by Lt Fred “Smudger” Smith (Ransome Smith)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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