Hein ter Poorten surrendering to the Japanese, Kalidjati, Java, Dutch East Indies, 8 Mar 1942

Caption     Hein ter Poorten surrendering to the Japanese, Kalidjati, Java, Dutch East Indies, 8 Mar 1942 ww2dbase
Photographer    Unknown
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Photos on Same Day 8 Mar 1942
Photos at Same Place Kalidjati, Java, Dutch East Indies
Added By C. Peter Chen
Licensing  This work originating in Japan is in the public domain. According to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of 1970, a work is in the public domain if it was created or published before 1 Jan 1957.

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1. Tripcony says:
6 Aug 2015 02:17:34 PM

Dutch gave up without a fight and my dads ship and fleet were all sunk protecting these people what a waste of time

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