Memories of Singapore

Photos and Images submitted to the Memories of Singapore website

Category Albums Files
Singapore Schools ReunionsPhotos of reunions big and small featuring Ex pupils of BFES in Singapore.
4 148
Chandos 16-02-2018


Ex BFES Singapore pupils meeting up for a reunion with special guests Jan Catchpool and Veronica Bourne and families.

18 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2018
Album viewed 96 times

Singapore Reunion June 2014 - Vol 1


Photos from some of those who attended the Singapore Schools reunion in June 2014 celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the opening of St. Johns Comprehensive School.

100 files, last one added on Jun 24, 2014
Album viewed 1159 times

Chandos 22-11-2017


Singapore Schools Reunion held at the Chandos Pub, London on 22 November 2017.

14 files, last one added on Nov 24, 2017
Album viewed 168 times

Newcastle 23 Sept 2017


Photos of a reunion of former pupils of BFES schools in Singapore, held in Newcastle on Saturday 23rd September 2017.

16 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2017
Album viewed 240 times

4 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to Registered users and contributors.
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5,505 files in 258 albums and 2 categories with 34 comments viewed 793,065 times

Mike Rendle


Thanks to Mike Rendle for these photographs

5 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2013
Album viewed 248 times

Monika Brewster


Thanks to Monika Simpson formally Monika Brewster, for these photos. Monika lived in Singapore 1965-67, first living at the Far East Mansions and then at 90 Hua Guan Ave, just of the Bukit Timah/Dunearn Road. Monika attended St. John's School.

26 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2013
Album viewed 447 times

Mike Newman


I was in Singapore from 1958-61 and again 1965-68. The photos cover the, second tour when I lived in Sembawang Springs then the Naval Base. I went to St. John's until 1967 when I went into the Dockyard as an apprentice.

32 files, last one added on Dec 14, 2013
Album viewed 450 times

Robert Todd 2


Thanks to Robert Todd for these photos taken recently at Nee Soon Camp. Robert attended SIS UWC from 1971 to 1974, living in Wessex Estate, Gillman Barracks and Nee Soon Camp. His father, S/Sgt W A Todd RA was in the ANZUK force.

17 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2013
Album viewed 370 times

Pat Paterson


Thanks to Pat Paterson who was based at Tengah until 1968 for these pictures (A gift from Theresa Lim).

25 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2013
Album viewed 386 times

Paul Hockey


Thanks to Paul Hockey who took these photos on a recent return visit to Singapore in March 2010.

11 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2013
Album viewed 215 times

Paul Miller


St. John’s 2002 thanks to Paul Miller for these photos

17 files, last one added on Dec 16, 2013
Album viewed 280 times

Peter Todd


My thanks to Peter Todd for these photos. Peter says that "I lived there between 1965 to 1967. My farther was a Sgt in the RAF Regiment with 26 sqnd base at Telok Paku Changi. We lived at Carmen Street, Siglap, Opera Estate."

16 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2013
Album viewed 355 times

Peter Currie


My thanks to Peter Currie for contributing these photos from his time in Singapore, some pictures taken in Singapore's Alexandra Secondary Modern School between 1961 and 1963.

19 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2013
Album viewed 403 times

Richard Mellish


22 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2013
Album viewed 375 times

Richard Williams


Thanks to Richard Williams for these photos. Richard was at St John's from Third Year (when the school opened they had 3rd year at St Johns, then the next year moved it to Bourne), through to Upper Sixth.

5 files, last one added on Dec 17, 2013
Album viewed 239 times

Barry Thompson


22 files, last one added on Dec 21, 2013
Album viewed 359 times

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Jim, Jane, Ann and me233 viewsThis photo is a bit of a mystery. I've written on the back, Jim, Jane, Anne and Me. I vaguely remember Jim and even more vaguely remember Anne and Jane, but can't quite place them. I think Ann is sitting next to me.Mar 22, 2018
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