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Concentration camp leader Campioni

Campioni Grogol Prison Camp memoire

 Campioni -Prison Camp leader Elly Campioni’s unpublished memoir provides an invaluable insight into the life and times of the infamous women’s and …

Ockerse Book

Ockerse Book

Ockerse Book The Ockerse Book, Our Childhood in the Former Colonial Dutch East Indies by Ralph Ockerse and Evelijn Blaney, a  memoir …

Tjideng Prison Camp

Tjideng Prison Camp. The Tjideng Prison Camp for Women and Children was initially declared a “protected area” as of August 1942.  It …

Tjidneg Birthday portrait

Tjideng Birthday

Tjideng Birthday A Tjideng Birthday had ceased to have meaning , and the case of many like me, had been feared. Boys …

Tjideng Coffin Factory

Shortly after we arrived in Tjideng the supply of coffins dried up for reasons unknown. Henceforth a coffin making factory was established …

Tjideng Camp Gate

This picture appears on the front cover of the book, Tjideng Reunion. It shows the Tjideng camp gate shortly after the war …