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Remembering FEPOW
Managed By: Icon Here FEPOW Commemorators
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We are creating a valuable resource where points of interest dedicated specifically to the Far East Prisoners of War are accessible for those wanting to research their relatives and find out as much as they can about this part of the war which lay forgotten for so long.

This category will waymark all things all over the world relating to the FEPOW from memorials, graves, places where information can be found, to the actual places involved in the World War II conflict in the Far East
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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Tree - Brunswick Square Gardens, London, UK

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This plaque is at the foot of a tree, dedicated to prisoners in the far east, at the northern end of Brunswick Square Gardens in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/14/2014

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWSt Martin-in-the-Fields Memorial - St Martin's Place, London, UK

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This FEPOW memorial is in a corner of the church of St-Martin-in-the-Fields that is located to the east of Trafalgar Square in central London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWThe Defence of Hong Kong - Ottawa, Ontario

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The monument to the Canadians' role in the Defence of Hong Kong is in tribute to Canadian Armed Forces personnel who defended Hong Kong, gave their lives, were taken prisoners by the Japanese and died while in captivity.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/29/2013

last visited: 4/22/2014

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Remembering FEPOWAlbert Daniel Smith Memorial - Guthrie, OK

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Memorial honoring a recipient of the Purple Heart and a survivor of the Bataan Death March

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 5/2/2013

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial - City Park, Kingston, Ontario

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A Burma Star Association memorial plaque in City Park close to the intersection of King Street East and West Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 4/30/2013

last visited: 3/29/2014

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Remembering FEPOWSt Peter Mancroft - FEPOW - Norwich, Norfolk, Great Britain.

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St Peter Mancroft is the largest church in Norwich. There are civic memorials the lengths of the aisle walls, including this FEPOW memorial. This parish church stands overlooking the Market place, in the centre of Norwich, Norfolk, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/24/2013

last visited: 4/5/2013

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Remembering FEPOWAmerican Ex-Pow (AXPOW) National HQ -- Arlington TX

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The National Headquarters of the American Ex-Prisoners of War (formerly the Bataan Relief Organization). This veteran's service organization's national headquarters is located in a small strip center in Arlington TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/3/2013

last visited: 2/2/2013

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Remembering FEPOWFar East - Portsmouth Naval Memorial - Clarence Esplanade, Southsea, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK

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Located in Southsea this magnificent war memorial honours those who have no grave but the sea. Here we can see those who died during the Burma Campaign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/25/2012

last visited: 3/30/2013

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Remembering FEPOWBataan-Corregidor Memorial - FEPOW - Lakefront Park - Kissimmee - Florida, USA.

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Bataan-Corregidor Memorial 'A Tribute To Courage' is dedicated to the Americans and Filipinos who fought in the Philippines during World War II, especially Prisoners of War on the Bataan and Corregidor Death March.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: 2/3/2014

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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Memorial - Camden High Street, London, UK

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As of yesterday, Friday, 21st September, 2012, this memorial to Japanese Prisoners-of-War, became London's newest war memorial. It is located on a traffic island close to the north of Mornington Crescent underground station in Camden High Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/22/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWGene Samuel Jacobsen, grave - Bataan Survivor - Murray City, Utah

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Located in the Murray City Cemetery. Plot 19, Lot 088

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Mot

location: Utah

date approved: 7/29/2012

last visited: 8/2/2013

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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Bamboo Garden - Ness Botanic Gardens, Ness, Neston, South Wirral, Lancashire, UK

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A very special memorial garden can be seen in the conservatory of Ness Botanic Gardens; it is designed to reflect the Far East and is the FEPOW Bamboo Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/7/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWAdam Park - Singapore

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Adam Park was defended by the 1st Battalion Cambridgeshire Regiment for three days in February 1942 during the fall of Singapore. It was the only allied victory in a catalogue of withdrawals and retreats

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Jon Cooper

location: Singapore

date approved: 7/5/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWRepatriation Memorial - Pier Head, Liverpool, Lancashire, UK

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On the Pier Head at Liverpool the Repatriation Memorial can be seen. After a long campaign we now recognise the FEPOW who returned home, so scarred and hurt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Northwest England, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/30/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWPalawan Sculpture - San Diego, CA

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This sculpture is located in the Veterans Museum in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park at 2115 Park Boulevard, San Diego, Ca 92101.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 6/12/2012

last visited: 8/24/2014

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Remembering FEPOWL/Bdr. Richard E. Cumberbatch - Pulloxhill War Memorial, St James' Church, Church Road, Pulloxhill, Bedfordshire, UK

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Lance Bombardier Richard Cumberbatch 931467 from the 137 Field Regt., Royal Artillery is commemorated here on this war memorial. He died whilst captive in the Far East.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/20/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Memorial - Llanelli - Wales.

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This Memorial plaque was placed by the The Burma Star association, in the grounds of Llanelli city hall, rememberance gardens, alongside other war memorials, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/19/2012

last visited: 7/21/2012

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial - Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, UK.

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A Memorial erected by the Deal & Dover Branch - Burma Star Association, Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/13/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWThe Peace Tree - Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, UK

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A simple plaque under The Peace Tree serving a special purpose in the grounds of Canterbury Cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/29/2012

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial - Christ Church, Folkestone, UK

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A Burma Star Association memorial plaque on Christ Church in Folkestone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: 5/18/2012

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Remembering FEPOWWar Memorial - Sheldon Court, High Street, Woburn Sands, Buckinghamshire, UK

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We are including this war memorial here as it has been the recognised place of gathering for commemorative services dedicated to VJ Day for many years. It is here due to the placement of the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment in the region.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Remembering FEPOWPeter Goodwin Hartley - St Mary and St Helen's Church, Elstow, Bedfordshire, UK

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Peter Goodwin Hartley M.A. was Vicar of Elstow and a FEPOW.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/9/2011

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWFEPOW Memorial Altar - St Mary and St Helen's Church, Elstow, Bedfordshire, UK

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This special memorial can be found in the memorial Bunyan Chapel inside the church of Elstow. It is a fitting tribute to FEPOW in a very fitting place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWBataan-Corregidor Memorial Bridge - Chicago,IL

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This is the second of two sites having a plaque for the Bataan-Corregidor Memorial Bridge. This plaque is on the north side of the bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/21/2011

last visited: 6/20/2011

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Remembering FEPOWFar East Displays - Carpetbagger Aviation Museum, Harrington, Northamptonshire, UK

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Hidden within the Carpetbagger Aviation Museum at Harrington are some quite wonderful artefacts from the Far East Campaign; a forgotten war remembered in this well kept museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/5/2011

last visited: never

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