ON THIS DAY: WWII CAME TO SINGAPORE 80 YEARS AGO WITH FIRST JAPANESE AIR RAID

SINGAPORE — Eighty years ago today, World War II (WWII) came to Singapore when Japan bombed several key targets across the island, in a stunning air raid that heralded the darkest chapter in the city’s history. Load Error Just hours earlier, aircraft from the Japanese Imperial Navy had attacked Pearl Harborin a pre-emptive move to prevent US naval forces from interfering...

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