From Jamaica to Japan: The Diary of a Hong Kong Prisoner of War by Thomas Forsyth
Approx. 113,210 words.
Published on April 6, 2011 and represented
This is the diary of Winnipeg Grenadier Tom Forsyth who enlisted on the 30th of September, 1939 at the Minto Armories. The diary catalogues Forsythe's war experiences from garrison and guard duties in Jamaica, to the defence of Hong Kong, and then as a POW.