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KNIL Encampment Batoedjadjar in Tjimahi

Town: Tjimahi
District: West Java
Region: Java
Location: Tjimahi is in West Java, northwest of Bandoeng. Batoedjadjar was southwest of Tjimahi.
From March 1942 this location served as a prisoner of war camp >>
Internees: prisoners of war
Information: After the capitulation of 8 March 1942, the KNIL military personnel on Java were ordered to turn themselves in at nearby military encampments or public buildings, to await internment in prisoner of war camps. The Batoedjadjar KNIL encampment was one place where this provisional internment occurred.