Seen thru this glass

photographs by Jimmy Liew
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Names.

One of four photos taken at the Kranji War Memorial. The War Memorial was dedicated to the men and women who died defending Singapore during the Second War World.

The 12 walls forming the Kranji War Memorial are inscribed with names of Allied servicemen whose bodies were never found. Standing tall beyond that is the Cross of Sacrifice.

A Soldier of the War

One of four photos taken at the Kranji War Memorial. The War Memorial was dedicated to the men and women who died defending Singapore during the Second War World.

These are just three of over 850 nameless soldiers, among the 4,458 who were buried at the Kranji War Cemetery.

Kranji War Memorial entrance

One of four photos taken at the Kranji War Memorial. The War Memorial was dedicated to the men and women who died defending Singapore during the Second War World.

Their Name Liveth For Evermore

One of four photos taken at the Kranji War Memorial. The War Memorial was dedicated to the men and women who died defending Singapore during the Second War World.

Their Name Liveth For Evermore – the words that spans across the entrance leading to the Kranji War Memorial, overlooking the Cross of Sacrifice.