George Thura-Raja-Singam James, museum curator. Recipient commendation for service to Allied cause World World War II, 1947; British Council scholar for study in United Kingdom, 1948-1949; Carnegie travel award for tour United States museum, 1949; recipient Italian Academy award, 1984. Served with local defense forces, 1939-1945.; Fellow Royal Society Health (life), Museum Association (life), Royal Society Arts (life) Anglican Welfare Council.
Assistant supervisor Rural Health, Singapore, 1936. Assistant, Public Health Museum, Medical College, Singapore, 1937-1942. Assistant, Public Health Museum, Medical Faculty, Singapore, 1945-1954.
Senior public health inspector, training and health education Ministry of Health, Singapore, 1955-1967, retired, 1967. Honorary curator National University Social Medicine and Public Health Museum, Singapore, since 1967. Admiralty health inspector, Nicobar, 1941.