Karel Satsuit Tubun

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Karel Satsuit Tubun (14 October 1928 – 1 October 1965) was an Indonesian police officer who is now regarded as a National Hero of Indonesia.[1] He was killed while on duty as a guard in the neighborhood where one of the abductions of 30 September Movement took place. He was promoted posthumously to the rank of Second Police Adjunct Inspector. The Indonesian frigate KRI Karel Satsuit Tubun is named after him.


  1. ^ Mirnawati (2012). Kumpulan Pahlawan Indonesia Terlengkap [Most Complete Collection of Indonesian Heroes] (in Indonesian). Jakarta: CIF. ISBN 978-979-788-343-0.