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John Leggett, one of our members, took on the task and spent many hours putting together material from different sources, including old photos, cine film, audio recordings and recent interviews done with a camcorder.
Write a paper about violation of human rights in residential schools.
A handwritten note on the back tells us that this is ‘a group of the whole school, infants and elder children’, the school in question being the ‘Garrison School, Abbassia, Cairo’, in Egypt, photographed in April 1928.
For completeness, the other houses were: red – RESOLUTION; yellow – MAYFLOWER; green – VICTORY.'
Many thanks to Paul for providing this information.
As he outlined in his previous contribution, , Chris Fowler lived in Seremban, Malaysia, between 1967 and 1969.
What happened between the years
My brother Robert is in the photo of the visit [reproduced at right; but see also Part II of Jeff Harrison's contribution].
I still remember the paintings in the common room and the Paludrine tablets each morning.
Society and government response towards the issue
Richard, whose father was in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) and who was born in 1952, attended the BAC [British Army Children's school] Taiping, Malaya; Bourne School, KL (Arakan House); St John's School, Singapore (some photographs of his time there can be seen on the website); BAC Majehidy [sic], JB (Johor Bahru), Malaya; and Alexander School, Singapore.
The apology made by the government
To see some of Jeff's photographs from that time, as well as a selection of pages taken from Bourne School publications, click .
The images of Bourne School, Kuala Lumpur (KL), Malaya (now Malaysia) included in Jeff Harrison's contribution (see above, and to view it, click ) prompted Richard Mellish to contact TACA.
Truth and Reconciliation commission
One of those was Bourne School, Kuala Lumpur, in Malaya (now Malaysia), which Jeff attended as a boarder between 1963 and 1965, followed by a term at St John's School, Singapore.
A fly-through tour of Campus North Residential Commons.
We were given ample time for private study in order to brush up those areas in which we were believed to be a little weak, and a well-stocked library helped our researches.
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I remember that reading and writing about books and authors took up most of our time, and that we studied Shakespeare for drama, and not just one of his works, but three or four: