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WAR RELICS FOUND THIS YEAR

Jan 1 A British 25-pound artillery projectile at a construction site near Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Jan 11 Two empty casings of British 500-pound aerial bombs at a construction site at Flora Drive.

Jan 15 A British 25-pound artillery projectile at a construction site at Rifle Range Road.

Feb 3 A Japanese anti-aircraft projectile at a construction site opposite Marina Bay MRT station.

March 7 A 9cm Japanese mortar round at Kim Chuan Drive.

March 9 A 12cm illumination mortar round at a rubbish collection point at Hougang Avenue 8.

May 5 A 10cm projectile at an open field in Lorong 12 Geylang.

May 16 A 4cm armour piercing round at an open field in Lorong 12 Geylang.

May 30 An empty 8cm projectile during an exhumation at Bukit Brown Cemetery.

June 5 A British hand grenade at a construction site behind Outram Park MRT station.

June 10 Two British 16-pound artillery shells and an anti-aircraft fuse at an open field in Lorong 12 Geylang.

June 11 Two 18-pound shells and two 9.5cm projectiles at an open field in Lorong 12 Geylang.

June 19 A hand grenade at a construction site in Marine Drive.

June 24 An 11cm high explosive shell at an open field in Lorong 12 Geylang.

June 30 A Japanese high explosive projectile at a construction site beside the Marina Coastal Expressway.

July 29 An 11cm rocket near the Jurong Island Highway.

Aug 2 Three British 25-pound artillery projectiles at Hampshire Road.