Dec 13, 2011

Indonesia FDC on "50 Years of TRIKORA / 60 Years of TNI"

First Day Cover
Sobrescrito de 1.º Dia


50 Years of TRIKORA / 60 Years of TNI

Date of Issue : 5 October 2011

Operation Trikora was an Indonesian military operation which aimed to seize and annex the Dutch overseas territory of Netherlands New Guinea in 1961 and 1962. As a result, the Netherlands agreed on 15 August 1962 to hand over Western New Guinea to Indonesia.

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