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By Alan Jeffreys

This name makes a speciality of the event, strategies, education and guns of the British soldier from the autumn of Malaya and Singapore till the Reconquest of Burma in the course of international warfare II (1939-1945). It takes an in depth examine jungle conflict education in India and the resultant motion in Burma, tracing the improvement of strategies and doctrine: this shaped the root for the victories within the Arakan and the battles of Kohima and Imphal. The soldier's view of India, the leisure on hand on go away, meals rationing and different offers corresponding to cigarettes, the advent of the forces newspaper SEAC, and the clinical difficulties of malaria are all explored intimately.

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