OH 0362

OWEN, John H. (b. 1922)

Notable: member of the “Lost Battalion"
Member of the “Lost Battalion.” His experiences as a prisoner-of-war of the Japanese during World War II. Fall of Java and capture; Bicycle Camp, Batavia, 1942; Changi Prison Camp, Singapore, 1942; building the Burma-Thailand Death Railway, 1942-44; Tamarkan, Thailand, 1944; Saigon and Da Lat, French Indo-China, 1944-45; liberation.

About this Oral History

Physical Description 139 pp.
Terms of Use Open
Interviewer(s) Ronald E. Marcello
Date of Interview February 7, 1977

Additional Resources

The following lists of links include general-purpose research sites that may have materials related to oral history research methodolgies, or the topic you are interested in.