Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu

Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu

THE STATE OF PERAK Papan – Home of Sybil Kathigasu The home of Malayan WWII heroine, Sybil Kathigasu is located at 74 Main Street, Papan. Sybil Kathigasu is the only Malayan woman who was awarded a George Medal for her bravery and courage. During WWII Sybil...
Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar

Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar

THE STATE OF PERAK Green Ridge – Battle of Kampar The Battle of Kampar (30 Dec 1941 – 2 Jan 1942) was fought between the British together with the Indian troops from the 11th Indian Infantry Division on one side and the Japanese 5th Division on the other....
Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh

Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh

THE STATE OF PERAK Cenotaph War Memorial, Ipoh The Cenotaph built in 1927 is located opposite the Ipoh Railway Station at the Ipoh Heritage Square, Jalan Dato’ Panglima Bukit Gantang Wahab, Ipoh. The Cenotaph serves as a memorial to those who had died in the World War...