World War 2 Festival in Kaeng Khoi
Posted by Peter C | April 5th, 2019 in Thai Festivals
The World War 2 festival in Kaeng Khoi, Saraburi province is held every year from April 2-4. The three-day event features a Sound & Light show depicting the lives of people in Kaeng Khoi district during the Second World War. Kaeng Khoi is an important railway junction and was a major Japanese military base during the war. It was famously bombed by allied air forces on 3rd April 1945 killing many Japanese soldiers & local people. The event also commemorates those who died in the air raids, both Thai & Japanese.