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Provisional Camp in Polewali

Town: Polewali
District: South and southeast Celebes
Region: Celebes
Location: Polewali is situated on the west coast of Celebes (Sulawesi), approximately 90 kilometres north of Makassar.
From March 1942 this location served as a civilian camp >>
Internees: men, women, and children
Information: In the first half of March, 1942, the "European" men, women, and children from Polewali and surroundings were interned at Polewali. After a short time they were removed to camps in Makassar.