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The members of COFEPOW are the children, families and friends of the many thousands of men, women and children imprisoned or interned and those who died at the hands of the Japanese in the Far East.

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In Memory of Eileen Robertson

Eileen was held in high regard and loved by so many members, please make some time to read three very poignant and touching obituaries from Graham, her husband, Carole Cooper, former chairman and trustee, and Norman Craik.

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COFEPOW's Upcoming Events

Make sure you don't miss any of COFEPOW's upcoming events. See details below.

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COFEPOW's Latest News

Keep up to date with all of COFEPOW's latest news. See details below.

VJ75 BBC Progamme - Descendants of Commonwealth FEPOWs

News
July 31, 2020
Calling all descendants of Commonwealth FEPOWs
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The Foundation Monument Nagasaki

News
July 31, 2020
looking for relatives of the prisoners of War of camp Fukuoka 14b
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Proposed Memorial To The Victims of the Lisbon Maru

News
July 15, 2020
Work is underway on a project to build a memorial
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BAFEPOW July 2020 News Sheet

News
July 15, 2020
Important news from the BAFEPOW Committee
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Vic Pugh, has died at the age of 98

News
June 26, 2020
One of Shropshire's last survivors
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VJ75 BBC Progamme

News
June 22, 2020
Calling all FEPOWs, COFEPOWs and beyond.
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Brian Burnie's Walk Around Britain

News
June 22, 2020
Open invitation to all FEPOW's
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BAFEPOW June 2020 News Sheet

News
June 16, 2020
Important news from the BAFEPOW Committee
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The COFEPOW National Enterprise Competition for Primary Schools

The COFEPOW National Enterprise Competition for Primary Schools

We are delighted to say that we are about to embark on a new project which involves establishing a competition for Primary Schools. You are cordially invited to attend the launching of our Education programme on 15th February 2017.

Research Database

COFEPOW has developed Research Database, which is designed to assist in finding information on WW2 and the Far East easily and quickly. Thousands of liberation questionnaires are now available on the Research Database. There is an integrated search engine to make finding information easier.

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COFEPOW's Latest News

Keep up to date with all of COFEPOW's latest news. See details below.

The Foundation Monument Nagasaki

News
July 31, 2020
looking for relatives of the prisoners of War of camp Fukuoka 14b
Read More  →

VJ75 BBC Progamme - Descendants of Commonwealth FEPOWs

News
July 31, 2020
Calling all descendants of Commonwealth FEPOWs
Read More  →

Proposed Memorial To The Victims of the Lisbon Maru

News
July 15, 2020
Work is underway on a project to build a memorial
Read More  →

BAFEPOW July 2020 News Sheet

News
July 15, 2020
Important news from the BAFEPOW Committee
Read More  →

Vic Pugh, has died at the age of 98

News
June 26, 2020
One of Shropshire's last survivors
Read More  →

VJ75 BBC Progamme

News
June 22, 2020
Calling all FEPOWs, COFEPOWs and beyond.
Read More  →

Brian Burnie's Walk Around Britain

News
June 22, 2020
Open invitation to all FEPOW's
Read More  →

BAFEPOW June 2020 News Sheet

News
June 16, 2020
Important news from the BAFEPOW Committee
Read More  →

N.F.F.W.R.A VJ75 Event Postponed

News
June 5, 2020
St Martin-in-the-Fields event postponed
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Postponment of VJ75 Events - Press Release

News
April 26, 2020
VJ75 events Postponed until 2021
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The Secret Art of Survival Exhibition - Cancelled

News
March 23, 2020
University of Liverpool closed the Victoria Gallery & Museum
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William Brown - 103 years old!

News
March 23, 2020
What an incredible man
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Birmingham Association of Far East Prisoners' of War (BAFEPOW)

News
March 30, 2020
A COVID-19 message from our friends at BAFEPOW
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Eden Camp invites COFEPOW

News
July 20, 2019
Eden Camp invites COFEPOW representatives to mark VJ Day in August
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VJ Day Petition

News
February 14, 2019
Commemorate the significance of Aug 15th
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LSTM FEPOW Secret Art of Survival - Grant Approved

News
December 20, 2018
LSTM Crowdfunding Grant Approved!
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LSTM FEPOW Secret Art of Survival - Target Reached!

News
November 12, 2018
LSTM Crowdfunding target reached!
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LSTM FEPOW Secret Art of Survival - Crowdfunding

News
September 24, 2018
LSTM FEPOW Art Exhibition has launched a Crowdfunding page
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COFEPOW Extends its ties with the LSTM in 2018

News
July 9, 2018
FEPOW art exhibition scheduled for summer/autumn of 2018
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