Category: indonesia–malaysia confrontation

While operating in Borneo during the Indonesia…

While operating in Borneo during the Indonesian Confrontation, a Westland Whirlwind HAR10 begins landing near the lead Ferret Scout car of a Queen’s Royal Irish Hussars patrol, to exchange information with the ground leader.

An RAF Westland Whirlwind helicopter lands sup…

An RAF Westland Whirlwind helicopter lands supplies, possibly dispatches, airfield in Borneo during the Indonesian campaigns.

Four Sabre aircraft of 77 Squadron RAAF (left)…

Four Sabre aircraft of 77 Squadron RAAF (left) are lined up on the runway preparatory for take off from their base at RAAF Butterworth, Malaysia.

konfrontasi?

konfrontasi?

along with this i shall repost some of my posts of it

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British artillery position on the border rid…

British artillery position on the border ridge between Sarawak, Malaysia, and Kalimantan, Indonesia, February 1966.

Westland Wessex helicopters of No.848 Naval Ai…

Westland Wessex helicopters of No.848 Naval Air Squadron in flight over the Borneo jungle, 1965.

Australian artillerymen engage an Indonesian…

Australian artillerymen engage an Indonesian machine gun post in Kalimantan.

An Australian patrol passes through a villag…

An Australian patrol passes through a village and adjacent garden in the Bokah district near where the southern part of Sarawak borders Kalimantan.

Australian 3 RAR soldiers exiting jungle after…

Australian 3 RAR soldiers exiting jungle after a patrol during the Indonesian-Malaysian Confrontation

Rifleman James Linton, a member of a patrol of…

Rifleman James Linton, a member of a patrol of the Royal Ulster Rifles shows an Iban child his Bren gun. The patrol was resting at the Rumah Jarup longhouse on the Kanowit River near Sibu, after completing a five day patrol against Indonesian border terrorists in the jungle of Sarawak.