Cy hospital Tarutung

Ziekenhuis Taroetoeng

Imagecode KITLV 405560; ca. 1920.

The company hospital at Taroetoeng (North Tapanuli) was established about 1920.

Taroetoeng was in the 1930s the capital of the subdepartment Silindoeng, department Bataklanden, Residency Tapanuli (West Sumatra). The town has cool climate (1076 m) and is situated on the motorway Padang-Medan (Gonggryp 1934,1392).

See for the location of the hospital Map Hospitals 1940.