7. Jap' Camps and Bersiap

When the Japanese occupied Indie Melie andAnnie were interned with their teenage duaghters Zus and Vonnie in Tjihapit camp. When the Hiroshima bomb ended the war, there was no peace or liberation for them. To escape the violence of the Bersiap period, Melie and Bart sought protection in the Tjideng camp, formerly the worst camp in Japoanese times. From there Melie wrote moving letters, which are included in the download below.