Dutch forces in battle in East Asia

The conquest of Tjakranegara Lombok (Netherlands East Indies), Painting by Jan Hoynck

Pagina met informatie over de indische boekjes met illustraties van Cornelis Jetses.

Pagina met informatie over de indische boekjes met illustraties van Cornelis Jetses.

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indonesia, Dutch Colonial Reserve Uniform KNIL (1899)

indonesia Dutch Indies Colonial Army Infantry KNIL

indonesia Dutch Indies Colonial Army Infantry KNIL 1910

indonesia Dutch Indies Colonial Army Infantry KNIL

A native (Indonesian) soldier (left) and African soldier (right) in the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army, 1885. Between 1831 and 1872, over three thousand Africans were recruited from the Dutch Gold Coast for service as colonial troops in the Dutch East Indies.

A native (Indonesian) soldier (left) and African soldier (right) in the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army, Between 1831 and over three thousand Africans were recruited from the Dutch Gold Coast for service as colonial troops in the Dutch East Indies.

Pasukan Aceh memberikan perlawanan yang gigih dengan membendung arus penyebrangan tentara Belanda. Tentara Belanda terus maju menerobos pertahanan Aceh dengan alatnya yang lengkap dan serba modern. Dalam terobosan-terobosan ini terjadilah perang tanding, seorang melawan seorang dimana prajurit Aceh maju dengan kelewang yang sukar bagi Belanda menghadapinya dalam jarak dekat. Namun dengan keunggulan persenjataan dan keahlian pasukan Belanda terus maju.

Pasukan Aceh memberikan perlawanan yang gigih dengan membendung arus penyebrangan tentara Belanda. Tentara Belanda terus maju menerobos pertahanan Aceh dengan alatnya yang lengkap dan serba modern. Dalam terobosan-terobosan ini terjadilah perang tanding, seorang melawan seorang dimana prajurit Aceh maju dengan kelewang yang sukar bagi Belanda menghadapinya dalam jarak dekat. Namun dengan keunggulan persenjataan dan keahlian pasukan Belanda terus maju.

This photograph was taken in 1898 at Pedir, during the violent Aceh-war (1873-1908) on Sumatra, the Netherlands-Indies, when Royal Netherlands-Indies Army (KNIL) photographers took a number of images of military expeditions that committed massacres.

Dutch and Indonesian colonial troops stand over the bodies of their enemies, date unknown [[MORE]] Although I couldn’t find a source, I think this photo was taken during the Aceh War, meaning that it could be dated to the

indonesia-Royal-Dutch-East-Indies-Army-KNIL-Military-Police-Uniform-1903

indonesia, Royal Dutch East Indies Army, KNIL, Military Police, Uniform (1903)

Condition: Good, unused but written on some corner wear; see scan.

indonesia-Dutch-Indies-Colonial-Army-Cavalry-KNIL-1899

indonesia, Dutch Indies Colonial Army Cavalry KNIL 1899

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