Category - Burma

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Warfare History Network » Air Force Profiles: Pilot Phil Cochran

Air Drive Pilot Phil Cochran was the personification of cartoon character Flip Corkin. by Gerald Astor Superficially, Phil Cochran personified the WWII fighter...

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U.S. Military Generals in World War II

Comparatively few U.S. generals misplaced their lives in World Warfare II. by Thomas R. Cagley Common George S. Patton, Jr., as soon as stated, “A military is...

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Tragic Surrender

The day after Pearl Harbor, a big Japanese pressure descended on the British army at Singapore and gave Britain its most humiliating defeat. By Mark Simmons On...

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Saga of the Eggbeater

Igor Sikorsky demonstrated the practicality of the helicopter to the U.S. Military in 1940. By Mark Albertson On September 14, 1939, Igor Sikorsky attained...

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Bombs, Booze, and Broads

Albert W. Boam, a former B-24 navigator, recollects his coaching, bombing the Reich, getting shot down, and surviving months in a German POW camp. By Glenn...

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Black Watch in the Chindit Campaign

Brigadier Bernard Fergusson took half in a number of hazardous operations within the China-Burma-India- Theater. By Jon Diamond Bernard Edward Fergusson was...

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Wingate’s Operation Thursday: Genius or Ineffectual?

Brigadier Orde Wingate’s Operation Thursday led to success however spawned controversy. By Jon Diamon The curiosity in Brigadier Orde Wingate, founder and...

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From Ancient India to Vietnam

From their first battlefield use in India three,000 years in the past, warfare elephants functioned as dwelling tanks. By David Ison Think about a time when...