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The Japanese Invasion of Indonesia, 1942- Tempo Doeloe

Once the first Japanese troops landed on Java, the Fall of the Dutch East Indies was imminent. What followed was the catalyst for the eventual independence of Indonesia, and the end of centuries...

The Exploitation of Indonesian Human Resources during the Japanese Occupation (1942-1945)

Historical Memory and Political Identity: The Exploitation ofIndonesian Human Resources during the Japanese Occupation (1942-1945) Dr Frank Dhont Chair of the International Indonesia Forum.

Japanese Propaganda on Indonesia 1/2

Japanese Propaganda on Indonesia. Source: http://semarang.nl/

Indonesia, Sumatra in 1940 before Japanese occupation

A year before Indonesia was occupied by the Japanese during WW2 an American traveler took these colour pictures of the island.

The Battle of Java 1942

The Battle of Java (Invasion of Java, Operation J) was a battle of the Pacific theatre of World War II. It occurred on the island of Java from 28 February-12 March 1942. It involved forces...

Bali before the Japanese occupation

A year before the Japanese invasion the island looked peaceful and unspoiled by tourism. Women went still around bare-breasted.

Traditional Bali Before Mass Tourism - Bali Kuno, Indonesia

Travel back in time and explore the exotic Island of Bali, stroll into a local market, enter a temple and pass lush rice terraces.Watch local artisans create timeless works of art. Enjoy your...

WWII - Japanese Occupation of Indonesia

A school project for Berkenwald 5th Period. This is a short documentary of how peoples lives were affected by WWII and specifically how Clara Kelly's life was affected by the Japanese occupation...

Japanese Samurai :who contributed to Indonesian independence

Do you know a song that Indonesians have sung for fifty years? It is called the "PETA March". PETA means Homeland Defense Volunteer Army in Indonesian. "Asia rose against its enemy. They...

The Japanese Occupation

The Japanese Occupation is about two new found friends who are P.O.Ws in Indonesia, who try to escape from Indonesia to the shores of Northern Australia. Will they make it? Find out in the...

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20 news items

Asahi Shimbun
Tue, 07 Jan 2014 09:03:31 -0800

More than 70 years after the Japanese occupation of Indonesia began, victims of the Imperial Japanese Army are telling their stories of being forced to serve as "comfort women" and being sexually assaulted by Japanese troops. Asahi Shimbun reporters ...
Washington Post
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 05:01:24 -0800

Cookbook author Sri Owen, who was born in Indonesia and now lives in London, remembers first tasting tempeh as a 7-year-old in Java in 1942, after the Japanese occupation of Indonesia plunged the nation into poverty and tempeh was hailed as a cheap, ...


Thu, 08 Jan 2015 10:22:30 -0800

By Joe Yonan. Maybe one day, because of the growing number of people seeking vegetarian meals, meat alternatives, fermented foods or all of the above, a certain soy product with age-old ties to Indonesia will finally break into the U.S. mainstream.
Asahi Shimbun
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:56:15 -0800

The Imperial Japanese Army used a private sector company to produce an abundance of counterfeit banknotes that helped to advance Japan's front lines in China during the Second Sino-Japanese War, a recent discovery shows. Researchers at Meiji ...

Jakarta Post

Jakarta Post
Sun, 08 Feb 2015 17:37:34 -0800

Andik researched the weapons, uniforms, fashion and architecture of the Japanese occupation of Indonesia. “Researching is the hardest challenge when we are writing a comic related to history,” he says. “We cannot make mistakes in describing history ...

Jakarta Post

Jakarta Post
Tue, 07 May 2013 19:48:15 -0700

Lawang Sewu was also the site of a five-day fight in 1945 during the Japanese occupation of Indonesia, when members of the Railway Youth (AMKA) fought with the Kempetai, or Japanese secret police, and sailors from a Japanese navy carrier battle group.
Arutz Sheva
Tue, 27 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0700

Haifa University study on Japanese occupation of Indonesia finds tiny Jewish community was blamed for economic crisis, persecuted. By Gil Ronen. First Publish: 4/27/2010, 7:19 PM / Last Update: 4/27/2010, 7:23 PM. Creative Commons. Indonesia's Jewish ...
Philippine Star
Thu, 27 Dec 2012 08:18:45 -0800

'O Herne's description of a single scene of rape as a comfort woman during the Japanese occupation of Indonesia was a speech prepared for an international hearing 50 years later. • “Hateful Things” by Sei Shonagon. Shonagon's work is a study in ...

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