Djatikoesoemo

Goesti Pangeran Harjo Djatikoesoemo (born in Surakarta, Central Java, July 1, 1917 - died in Jakarta, July 4, 1992 at the age of 75 years)[1] is the former Chief of Staff of the Army of the first (1948–1949) and former Ambassador to Singapore (1958–1960). He was a member of Surakarta Royal Family, the son of His Majesty Pakubuwono X. His body was buried in the Winton, Central Java.

Djatikoesoemo
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G.P.H Djatikoesoemo
1st Minister of Culture and Tourism
In office
10 July 1959 – 13 November 1963
PresidentSoekarno
Preceded byNew Term
Succeeded byHidajat Martaatmadja
10th Ministry of Transportation
In office
10 July 1959 – 13 November 1963
PresidentSoekarno
Preceded bySoekardan
Succeeded byHidajat Martaatmadja
Personal details
Born(1917-07-01)July 1, 1917
Dutch East Indies Surakarta, Central Java, Dutch East Indies
DiedJuly 4, 1992(1992-07-04) (aged 75)
Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
NationalityIndonesia

He was recognized as a National Hero of Indonesia in 2002.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ G.P.H Djatikusumo, Sosok Prajurit Sepi Ing Pamrih Rame Ing Gawe. Bandung: Dinas Sejarah Angkatan Darat. 2009.
  2. ^ "Daftar Nama Pahlawan Nasional Republik Indonesia (2)" [List of Names of National Heroes of the Republic of Indonesia (2)]. Awards of the Republic of Indonesia (in Indonesian). Indonesian State Secretariat. Archived from the original on 18 February 2013. Retrieved 17 February 2013.