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Eric Lomax (I) (1919–2012)

Eric Lomax was born on May 30, 1919 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Eric Sutherland Lomax. He was a writer, known for The Railway Man (2013) and Enemy, My Friend? (1995). He was married to Patti Lomax and Agnes. He died on October 8, 2012 in Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England. See full bio »

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British army officer who was captured by the Japanese during the fall of Singapore in 1942. He and thousands of others were forced to build the Burma-to-Siam railroad, which was the basis of The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957).

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