In February 1944, when Jan was just twenty-one, she was taken from the prisoner of war camp her and her family were interned in, and forced into sexual slavery in a brothel for the Japanese military, where she was repeatedly beaten and raped from a period of three months.
She didn't tell anyone for fifty years.
Based on the Autobiography Fifty years of Silence by Jan Ruff O'Herne, published by Random House and translated into six languages.
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