Personal letters by Jean Marshall, compiled in new book, shed light on life during the Malayan Emergency

November 14, 2017 8:55 PM

SINGAPORE – Responding to a Red Cross advertisement for field officers in rural Malaya, medical social worker Jean Mary Gray crossed the oceans in 1953 and found herself in Pahang – in the thick of the Malayan Emergency, a guerilla war fought by communist insurgents against state forces.

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