Indonesia’s history can sometimes be a bit of a mystery.
Since a picture can tell a thousand words, photographs remain the best way to remember Indonesia’s sometimes distorted past. On Reddit’s page of historical pictures, some long lost photos of Indonesia’s past have come to the surface.
So here are 14 Incredible Photographs From Reddit Of Indonesia’s History…
1) Dutch Marines Heading For The Beach At Pasir Putih In One Of The Final Attempts To Prevent Indonesian Independence, 1947
3) Sukarno In Conversation With Other Leaders At The Belgrade Conference – The First Meeting Of The Non-Aligned Movement, 1961
4) 3 Indonesian Men Executed By Dutch Soldiers During The Dutch Military Aggression, 1945-50
5) A Trench Filled With Indonesian Rebels During What The Dutch Called “Police Actions,” 1945-50
Dutch authorities attempted to hide this photograph in order to cover up Dutch atrocities at the time.