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Keppel Harbor:

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, officially Republic of Singapore, republic (2015 est. pop. 5,535,000), 299 sq mi (774 sq km). It consists of the island of Singapore and about 60 small adjacent islands at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, SE Asia.
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ON February 5, 1942, two ships - one a small liner, the French ship Felix Roussel, the other an ageing trooper, Empress of Asia - sailed into Keppel Harbour, Singapore, during an air raid by the Japanese planes.
Jimmy spent the next three and a half years as slave labour on the docks in Keppel Harbour, Changi, Tarsoe in Thailand and Hartato in Burma.
However in the latter half of the nineteenth century a series of forts was built to cover the approaches to Keppel Harbour and the town's shore.