Siliwangi Division

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Timeline Of The Indonesian National Revolution - 1948
... Nasution leads the 22,000 men of the Siliwangi Division out of Dutch-held West Java into Republican Central Java with important consequences for both regions ... strike is not, however, was less a matter of class divisions, but communal division, with the 'abangan' (nominal Muslim) supported by the Front, pitted against the 'santri' (strict Muslim) supported ... May Interpreting the Siliwangi Division’s departure from West Java as a Republican abandonment of the region, Kartosuwirjo a Javanese mystic Masyumi-connected leader of Hizbullah ...
Abdul Haris Nasution - Indonesian National Revolution - Siliwangi Division
... In May 1946, he was appointed Regional Commander of the Siliwangi Division, which looked after the security of West Java ... West Java, Nasution was forced to lead the Siliwangi Division across to Central Java ...

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