AND THIS IS OUR HISTORY UBD PROJECT ABOUT LIM BO SENG
* JANE- creating the blog and doing the skin
* http://cbox.ws/ - for the cbox
* and the person who created this skin, although Jane can't find your link...
Saturday, June 26, 2010
1930s: Participated in anti-Japanese activities in Singapore
Jan 1942: Provided Chinese labour to British Governments to man essential services and build defence positions.
Feb 1942: Escaped to India before Singapore fell. Underwent British intelligence training in Kahdakvasla, near Bombay in the latter part of 1942.
Apr 1943: Recruited Malayan Chinese students studying in Chongqing, China for subversive work in Malaya.
Nov 1943: Landed in Malaya by submarine and set up intelligence network in Pangkor, Lumut, Tapah and Ipoh
27 Mar 1944: Captured by the Japanese.
29 Jun 1944: Died in Batu Gajah Jail under Japanese torture and because of severe malnutrition. 13 Jan 1946: The British brought Lim's remains to Singapore and reburied him with full military honours at MacRitchie Reservoir.
1954: The Lim Bo Seng memorial, a 3.5 m high pagoda, was officially unveiled at the Esplanade to remember the sacrifice he had given for the country.