Kinsaiyok Jungle Camp No.1, 161.40km - Thailand

Kinsaiyok Jungle Camp No.1, 161.40km – Thailand

The Railway, which was 421 kms long of single track and 1m gauge, was constructed in a little over 12 months.

 

In the Kin Sai Yok area were four working camps for prisoners of war occupied during the construction of the Thailand-Burma Railway in world war II. The camps were: Kin Sai Yok main with prisoners of mixed nationality and the site of shooting of British prisoners; Kin Sai Yok Jungle Camp 1, Kin Sai Yok Jungle Camp 2, a rock quarry for rail ballast and Kin Sai Yok Jungle Camp 3.

Location of Kinsaiyok Jungle Camp No.1, 161.40km - Thailand