ANZAC Portrait Series – Allan Brideoake – Part 1
This is one of the most amazing stories of survival we have ever heard.
Allan Brideoake served with the 2/19th AIF in Malaya and was captured by the Japanese in the fall of Singapore. After Changi POW Camp he was sent to work on the Thai Burma Railway. After surviving the Burma Railway Allan sailed to Japan to work in the coal mines 3 mile under the sea. This is Part 1 of Allan Brideoake’s incredible story.