"British"I may perhaps pay SGD$6 just to read this article. It better be good!
New York Times - Feb 9, 1942
"Enemy patrols were reported to have landed on Pulau Ubin [Ubin Island] this morning. During enemy raids over Singapore Island this morning our fighters ... "
An earlier articles (also from New York Times) include:
"BASE AT SINGAPORE IS FORCE FOR PEACE; Defense Project Brings New ..."Other WWII articles from other news agency include a newspaper from Ohio, USA:
New York Times - Feb 20, 1938
Opposite Changi and lying directly in the eastern entrance to Johore Strait is the Island of Pulau Ubin. It is several miles long and constitutes an ...
Zanesville Signal, The (Newspaper) - February 9, 1942
A few hoars Japanese troops had occupied deserted, un- fortified Pulau Ubin (Ubto kland) off the northwest coast, within half a solle of Sbigapore. ...