Railroad guardian

A gatekeeper on Oct 15, 1980, manning the intersection where the Malayan Railway train crossed Kranji Road. The keepers' job was to monitor traffic at the crossing and wave the green flag - signalling that it was safe to proceed - for some 20 trains daily.

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