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Sandakan War Memorial Park
Asia

This war memorial was officially opened on the 15th February 1999 and the memorial park is dedicated to the men who lost their lives in the Borneo Death Marches during the Second World War.

The site is just next to the actual POW (Prisoners of War) camp which was set up during the World War Two Japanese Occupation from 1942 to 1945 which witnessed the death of 2400 Australian and British POW held by the Japanese here. This war memorial was officially opened on the 15th February 1999 and the memorial park is dedicated to the men who lost their lives in the Borneo Death Marches during the Second World War.

More Information can be found here:-

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandakan_Death_Marches

Copyright: Steven Tung
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Taken: 17/11/2010
Uploaded: 17/11/2010
Updated: 07/03/2015
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