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Ambarawa area prison camps, Java


Ambarawa  Ambarawa area in central Java held a large number of civilian prisoners at the end of the war in three separate …

Java Prison Camp Kampong Makassar

Kampong Makassar

Kampong Makassar Kampong Makassar Location: This  POW and civilian internment camp was located about 6 km south of Batavia in a coconut …

De Auteur , zeven jaar oud in Tjideng

Camp Children

Camp Children Soon after the Pacific War ended the notion of “camp children”  (Kamp kinderen in Dutch)  became known among  Red Cross …

Tjihapit boundary

Tjihapit Camp

Tjihapit Camp was the biggest of the Bandoeng Camps for Women and Children in South East Asia.

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 …

Overview of POW and Civioian internmetn camps in th Bandoeng area

Bandoeng Camps

Bandoeng Camps About twenty Bandoeng Camps were in existence during the Pacific War. Of these by far the biggest and most important …

Internment Camps on Java

Internment Camps for Europeans on Java during the Pacific War (1941-1945) What follows is a short description of some of the statistical …

Plight of Boys in Japanese camps

Boy Prisoners

Boy Prisoners of the Japanese Boy prisoners in the Japanese internment camps suffered grievously. Many who survived never were able to function …