No Mercy from the Japanese A Survivor's Account of the Burma Railway and the Hellships 1942-1945

By: Wyatt, John & Lowry, Cecil

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During the conflict in Malaya and Singapore his regiment lost two thirds of its men. More than three hundred patients and staff in the Alexandra Military Hospital were slaughtered by the Japanese - he was one of the few survivors still alive today. Twenty six percent of British soldiers slaving on the Burma Railway died. More than fifty men out of around six hundred died aboard the Asaka Maru and the Hakasan Maru. Many more did not manage to survive the harshest Japanese winter of 1944/45, the coldest in Japan since record began. John's experiences make for the most compelling and graphic reading. 160 crisp white pp, just under 500g for post. review >>> this is a must read book.

Title: No Mercy from the Japanese A Survivor's Account of the Burma Railway and the Hellships 1942-1945

Author Name: Wyatt, John & Lowry, Cecil

Categories: - WORLD WAR II, WAR, MILITARY, HISTORY,

Publisher: UK, Pen & Sword: 2009

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Excellent

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 23.5cm

Seller ID: 010849

Keywords: Wyatt Lowry Japanese War Prisoner,