West Java, Struggle Bogor Museum

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West Java, Struggle Bogor Museum


Struggle Bogor Museum was established through consultation warrior leaders residency which includes the City Bogor and Bogor, Sukabumi, Cianjur and Depok. Initiated and promulgated by Major Isaac Djuarsah PEKUMIL. Regional Res. INF. 8 Suryakancana Siliwangi Division III, on November 10, 1957. Establishment of museum dmaksudkan to pass on a fighting spirit and soul as well as the value – the value of ’45 to the present generation and future.
Building used as a museum, formerly owned by a Dutch businessman named Gustaf Wilhelm Wissner. Built in 1879 which was originally used as an agricultural commodity export warehouse before being shipped to countries in Europe. On the movement of the building was used by Parindra in 1935 under the name of the building BROTHERHOOD, and used as a youth event under the banner of the Scout Indonesia Pandu weekend. In 1942 the Japanese army used as a warehouse for storing goods – goods owned by the Dutch internees, was then used to welcome and defend the independence of Indonesia in 1945. Between the years 1945-1950 are used by KNI residency of Bogor, Gelora People’s Defence Council residency of Bogor, Call Sigen RRI Struggle residency Bogor, GABSI Cab. Bogor and Bogor Regency Office’s interim government. In the years 1052-1958 is owned and occupied by Umar Bin Usman Albawahab. Online on May 20, 1958 the building was donated from the last owner that Umar Bin Usman Albawahab a Struggle Museum Bogor.
Museum Collection
Museum collection consists of a variety of guns that are used when they won independence fighters, there are also guns captured from the Japanese and British, currency, and comes with a diorama depicting the battle in Bogor and its surrounding area. In addition, the museum also has a collection of clothes fighters, some of which have native blood stains.
Location: Jl. 56 Jalan Merdeka, Village Cibogor, Middle District of Bogor, the Bogor City

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