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We noticed this while were at the F1, as it was behind one of the grandstands. I loved how simple... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
A7079CEjanes
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
A somber recognition of Singapore's civilian war dead.

This is a splendid memorial dedicated to those who lost their lives during the Japanese occupation... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Eitleoir
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Irvine, California
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War Memorial Park | Bounded by Nicoll Highway, Stamford Road, Beach Road, And Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189562, Singapore
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

This is a rather simple memorial of four pillars, rising to a height of 65m, and commemorates civilian victims of the Japanese during World War II, and the unity of Singapore’s four main races—Malay, Chinese, Indian and Eurasian. The Memorial is built over a burial...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

We noticed this while were at the F1, as it was behind one of the grandstands. I loved how simple it was and found it very moving. The way it was lighted up at night made it very beautiful. If you are in this part...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

This is a splendid memorial dedicated to those who lost their lives during the Japanese occupation during World War II. It is lovely in its simplicity and can be visited in less than half an hour.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

A precious green space in the midst of the city to mark the depredations of the civil population during the Japanese occupation of 1942-45. Four pillars for the Chinese, Malay, Indian and Eurasian populations. Simple and dignified - take a few minutes to reflect...

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

This War Memorial provides a symbolic tribute, with wording engraved into the walls and commemorative vase in between each of the four stilts at its base. Found a short distance from Marina Bay and the Fullerton Hotel, it is worth visiting to see Singapore’s tribute...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This monument recognises the civilain lives lost during the Japanese occupation from 1942 to 1945. It is simple yet elegant and allows one to reflect on the atrocities of war.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The history of Singapore is quite sad in the period of war after the Japanese occupied Singapore with a lot of civilian suffering. This memorial is a fitting tribute to those who suffered and died during those dark days. Worth a viewing

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We made a point of visiting the war memorial whilst on the way to Raffles. The memorial remembers those who lost their lives in WWII and is lit up at night

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

A small garden with a monument to the killed civilian victims during the Second World War. There were about 50,000 people killed in the Japanese occupation.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 26 February 2018

When we were off to look at the National Gallery, we stopped a few moments to check out this war memorial. It was tastefully done, original in its structure and presentation, and had a nice explanation at the start about why they chose the trees...More

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