1940-1949 | Civilians slaughtered | Malaysia | Massacres

15 FEBRUARY

SINGAPORE COLONIAL POLICE  KILL ACTIVISTS COMMEMORATING WRONG ANNIVERSARY [ 15 February 1946 ] At about 11 am on 15 February 1946, British troops and colonial police armed with loaded rifles and batons, charged into a crowd of  protesters assembling on Bras Basah Road in Singapore. Journalists witnessed demonstrators beaten as they lay on the ground. …