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Student Soldiers: A Memoir of the Battle that Sparked Indonesia's National Revolution

@inproceedings{Kecik2015StudentSA,
  title={Student Soldiers: A Memoir of the Battle that Sparked Indonesia's National Revolution},
  author={Hario Kecik and Suhario Padmodiwiryo and Frank Palmos},
  year={2015}
}
Hario Kecik’s diary is without peer in Indonesian literature as a portrait of talented and brave young revolutionaries during the first days of the Republic which followed a brutal Japanese occupation and finally led to the November 1945 Battle for Surabaya, the longest, bloodiest and most decisive warfare in the Republic’s history. More than one hundred thousand young men and women - the majority under twenty years of age - took up weapons against the modern British-Indian Army and arriving… 
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