Category: Cold War

Gurkha troops patrolling the dense Borneo jung…

Gurkha troops patrolling the dense Borneo jungles during the Indonesia-Malaysia confrontation ,1965.

Two soldiers of the Queen’s Own Highland…

Two soldiers of the Queen’s Own Highlanders on guard in the Seria oilfield. The troops were in Seria to rescue European hostages who had been held prisoner by rebels for three days in the local police station.

H Squadron, 5th Royal Tank Regiment, during …

H Squadron, 5th Royal Tank Regiment, during operations in Sarawak, North Borneo during the Indonesia-Malaysia confrontation. 

Troops from the Queen’s Own Highlanders …

Troops from the Queen’s Own Highlanders searching for enemies during a patrol in 1963 during the Indonesia–Malaysia confrontation

K55 airstrip as seen from Hill 170, April, 195…

K55 airstrip as seen from Hill 170, April, 1953

398th AAA AW BN C Battery 40 mm emplacement. H…

398th AAA AW BN C Battery 40 mm emplacement. Hill 170 K55, Osan-ni, Korea. April, 1953.

F9F-5 from VF-24 on the carrier USS Oriskany, 1953.

F9F-5 from VF-24 on the carrier USS Oriskany, 1953.

American soldiers with a captured North Korean flag.

American soldiers with a captured North Korean flag.

RAAF Meteor F.8 A-77-570 undergoing maintenance at Kimpo air…

RAAF Meteor F.8 A-77-570 undergoing maintenance at Kimpo air base (K-14) during the Korean War.

No. 77 Squadron RAAF pilots and Meteor aircraft in Korea,1952.

No. 77 Squadron RAAF pilots and Meteor aircraft in Korea,1952.