The Taiping War Cemetery (Perkuburan Peperangan Taiping)

The Taiping War Cemetery (Perkuburan Peperangan Taiping)

THE STATE OF PERAK The Taiping War Cemetery (Perkuburan Peperangan Taiping) The Taiping War Cemetery is located on Jalan Bukit Larut. It is maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. HRH Prince Charles visited the Cemetery in November 2017 which emphasises...
The Malayan Chinese War Memorial (1941-1945)

The Malayan Chinese War Memorial (1941-1945)

THE STATE OF PERAK The Malayan Chinese War Memorial (1941-1945) This is one of the rare Memorials that is dedicated to civilians who lost their lives in WWII. As far as we know, the Memorial does not have a formal name. We called it as “The Malayan Chinese War...
Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu

Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu

THE STATE OF PERAK Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu The home of Malayan WWII heroine, Sybil Kathigasu is located at 74 Main Street, Papan. Sybil Kathigasu is the only Malayan woman who was awarded a George Medal for her bravery and courage. During WWII Sybil...
Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar

Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar

THE STATE OF PERAK Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar The Battle of Kampar (30 Dec 1941 – 2 Jan 1942) was fought between the British together with the Indian troops from the 11th Indian Infantry Division on one side and the Japanese 5th Division on the other....
Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh

Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh

THE STATE OF PERAK Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh The Cenotaph built in 1927 is located opposite the Ipoh Railway Station at the Ipoh Heritage Square, Jalan Dato’ Panglima Bukit Gantang Wahab, Ipoh. The Cenotaph serves as a memorial to those who had died in the World War...