Thursday, February 11, 2016

Artillery of Dutch East-Indies Army (KNIL)

Title: Artillerie van het Oost-Indisch leger (Artillery of East-Indies Army)
Artist: Justus Pieter de Veer
Date: 1896

The Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (Koninklijk Nederlands Indisch Leger; KNIL) was the military force maintained by the Netherlands in its colony of the Netherlands East Indies (also known as the Dutch East Indies), in areas that are now part of Indonesia. The KNIL's air arm was the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army Air Force. Elements of the Royal Netherlands Navy were also stationed in the Netherlands East Indies.

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