Category Archives: Malaysia

Private Hannay Son of Malaya

So reads the rain spattered headstone.  We stood by the grave of Harry Hannay and a tropical storm brewed. The Kanchanaburi War Cemetery is the  main prisoner of  war cemetery associated with victims of the infamous Burma Railway. It is located … Continue reading

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Mount Kinabalu

At 13,435 feet this is the highest mountain between the Himalayas and West Papua and the tenth highest mountain in South East Asia – not the highest as some claim (that is the subject of my post “Highest Mountain in SE … Continue reading

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