Lessons from WW2 – The Fall of Singapore

Description of Programme

"Lessons from WW2 - The Fall of Singapore" is an in-depth look at the Malayan Campaign from the Japanese forces landing in Kota Bahru to the surrender of Singapore, looking at the personalities, tactics, planning and heroic actions that shaped this traumatic period in Singapore’s history. We also draw out important lessons that remain relevant till today for Singapore. Mr C Cher is the owner and operator of Battlefield Tours specialising in tours that focus on military aspects of the Malayan Campaign in Singapore and Malaya. He has guided many international military groups to various important sites and has lectured within MINDEF on the Malayan Campaign on several occasions.

Learning Objective / Total Defence Pillars

Social Defence
Military Defence
Psychological Defence


1.5 - 2 hrs

Session Timings

Units can specify their preferred start time from 8am onwards.

Evening events also possible

Pricing (per participant)

From $26.67 per participant and upwards, depending on group size.

5 tiers of group sizes

Terms and Conditions

Group Size Current Rates (S$)
up to 60 pax 1600
61 to 80 pax 2400
81 to 120 pax 3300
121 to 160 pax 4200
161 to 200 pax 5000

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