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Drower, William Mortimer
Born: 25 June 1915
Rank, regiment: Capt, Intell Corps (Fort Canning, Singapore), attached 135 Fd Artillery
Captured: Singapore February 1942
Camps: Changi, translator for Australians, sent to Burma with ñAî Force, Tavoy, Thanbuzyat, Burma end of railway, Kanchanburi
Repatriated: via Iraq where he joined his parents (Ambassador)
Civilian occupation: Post-war diplomatic service, 1960's served with successive British ambassadors in Washington; author of Our Man on the Hill
Interviewed: Yeovil, July 2007
Died: July 2007
Bill Drower talking about...
…surviving severe punishment in Thailand.
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