Wednesday, 14 September 2011
Pill Boxes & Bunkers in Singapore, Penang & Malaya ( Malaysia) Series No.3
Army FW3 Branch Design , 1940 Pill Boxes Type 22. Located at the perimeter of Alor Setar Airbase for close defence ; camouflaged as part of a garden setting (?)
Army Type 22 1940 Pill Box located at the front of the RAF(ex) Officer's Mess at the Alor Setar Airbase ( an extremely close quarter defence!). The Mess was used by General Yamashita and his staff as a forward HQ during the battle for Northern Malaya.