Category - William Slim

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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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That Great Bitter Battle of Kohima

An understrength hodgepodge of British and Commonwealth troops held off a whole Japanese division through the Battle of Kohima. by Robert Barr Smith The 2...

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British General Orde Wingate’s Blurred Legacy

For British Common Orde Wingate, an image is value greater than 10,000 phrases. by Jon Diamond British Common Orde Wingate is likely one of the extra enigmatic...