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Changi POW Camp, Singapore, was where many of the entertainers on the Thailand-Burma railway were first imprisoned as POWs. The challenges involved in organizing entertainment among the chaotic conditions in Changi with its thousands of defeated and demoralized troops, were multitudinous. But for those musicians and theatrical producers who were later sent to the Thailand-Burma railway, it was an excellent proving ground for the more difficult task they would face Up Country.
Eldredge, Sears, "Chapter 1. “In the Bag”: Changi POW Camp, Singapore" (2014). Book Chapters. 22.
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