COMMANDER RUDY POERWANA
Commanding Officer KRI Dewarutji
Was born in Bandung in October 26, 1929.
During the Indonesian Revolution in 1945, while continuing his study at senior high school, he took active part as a platoon commander.
In 1950 attended the Naval College, the first post-war Republic of Indonesia Naval College opened by HE President Dr, Ir. Soekarno. After graduation served on board the first training ship RI Ampis and the Corvette, RI Banteng.
In 1953 became aide the camp on the Surabaya Maritime Commander.