Don't forget the past that made Singapore

Sharing, talking and arguing about the collective memory of S'poreans can help to more clearly define the nation's identity.

The large majority have no personal memory of Singapore's birthday 57 years ago. For older ones, the recollection is fading fast. PHOTO: ST FILE
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It is that time of the year when the country celebrates its birthday, but what do Singaporeans remember of that fateful day 57 years ago?

The large majority have no personal memory, and for older ones, like me, the recollection is fading fast.

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