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All in all, approximately 13,000 Allied POWs and 90,000 Asian laborers perished while working on the railway.
Manttan is keen to carry out research on that Burmese side of the railway as his father worked on that section.
A dam now in place on the Thai side of the line prevents the railway from being reconstructed in its entirety, he explains.
They recorded 10,549 graves on or near the railway in 144 cemeteries, failing to locate only 52 graves.
Two years later, Death Metal Angola is readying for its premiere, and the railway film remains unfinished.Death Metal Angola: Heavy Metal in War-Torn Africa|Nina Strochlic|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And there is another point about railway junctions that reveals an important application to the larger journey of our life.
They asked the railway officers to prepare for the transport of an army corps of 30,000 men.The Rise of Rail-Power in War and Conquest, 1833-1914|Edwin A. Pratt
He climbed on to a little hillock just beside the ravine in which the railway ran.The Duel|A. I. Kuprin
Some things are cheaper here—the railway comes a little cheaper, and is infinitely more miserable.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
It is served by the Chicago & North-Western railway, and by an extensive inter-urban electric system.