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“In this their finest hour”

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James McCormick


1918/07/26 - Born West Didsbury, Manchester

Occupation Cinema Operator

1939/07/15 - Enlisted

Royal Corps of Signals

Malaya Command Signals


Japanese PoW

1942/02/15 - Captured Singapore

1942/02/17 - Changi

Camp Leader Lt-Gen. Percival,

Block Leader Lt-Col. Pargetar R.S

PoW No. 4589


Japanese Index Card - Side One


Japanese Index Card - Side Two


1944/05/27 - Moved to Kranji

Camp Leader Lt-Col. Collins R.A.M.C

Block Leader Maj. Harper R.E

New PoW No. 7130

1945/09/02 - Liberated


Post War

After reenlisting in the Royal Signals and being involved in the Korean War, James returned to Singapore to work for GCHQ in the 1950s.



Aged 60



Glenda Godfrey

KEW:- WO 367/3, WO 392/25, WO 345/33, WO 361/1947, WO 361/2062, WO 361/2190


''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''




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