The Human Libraries of World War 2 : Journey through the history

  • Physical | Event
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Themes & Topics

Humanities & Social Sciences


About the Experience

Duration: 2 hours
Not Applicable
Up To 50 Learners
Languages: English, English


Imagine having a conversation with a living repository of history, listening to their personal stories, experiences throughout World War 2 battles fought in Malaya in 1941. 

Join the Malaysia Military History Tourism Association to delve into the World War 2 battles in Malaya from 1941. Our military historians will walk you through the depth of each battle starting with the Japanese landings in Kota Baru, explain the swift Japanese advance down the peninsula, culminating in the British and Allied Forces' surrender in just 70 days.

Brace yourself for an immersive journey into these intense historic battles.

The storytellers :

  1. Col Tan Siew Soo (rtd)
  2. Col Raymond Goh (rtd)
  3. Brig General Dato Goh Seng Toh (rtd)
  4. Col Ajaya Kumar (rtd)

Come over for coffee, storytelling and networking.


How to prepare

The venue is at Overtime Cafe, Sentul Point. We are located at Level 1 (unit A1-1) - Above Westplate Factory. There is a basement parking. Waze link :