Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto
Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto

One-man World War II museum on Morotai island in Indonesia tries to preserve history before it is sold off

  • US troops seized Morotai island in Indonesia from the Japanese in 1944 and later used it as a fighter base
  • Local resident Muhlis Eso runs a museum to show the various relics found around the island

Topic |   Indonesia
Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto
Muhlis Eso set up his independent museum of war relics on Morotai, Indonesia to show and preserve the items from World War II. Photo: Agoes Rudianto
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