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Reg Twigg was born at Wigston (Leicester) barracks on 16 December 1913. He was called up to the Leicestershire Regiment in 1940 but instead of fighting Hitler he was sent to the Far East, stationed at Singapore. When captured by the Japanese, he decided he would do everything to survive. After his repatriation from the Far East, Reg returned to Leicester. With his family he returned to Thailand in 2006, and revisited the sites of the POW camps. Reg died in 2013, at the age of ninety-nine, two weeks before the publication of this book.

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Survivor on the River Kwai The Incredible Story of Life on The Burma Railway by Reg Twigg
Survivor on the River Kwai The Incredible Story of Life on The Burma Railway
Reg Twigg
How an ordinary man can become a hero, something that Reg Twigg became after calling on unknown reserves of bravery and determination to survive the war and his appalling treatment at the hands of the Japanese. Perhaps bloody mindedness might...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2014

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