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We Gave Our Today
William Fowler

Classification : History
Pub Date : Nov 25, 2010
Imprint : Phoenix Paperbacks
Page Extent : 288
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780753827147
Price : 899

About the book
Nearly a million strong by 1944, the British 14th Army fought and ultimately conquered the Japanese forces that invaded Burma and strove to break through into India. But the victory was hard won, with great suffering along the way. With priority given to defeating Germany, these troops were last in line for additional men and equipment, and they joked about being ''The Forgotten Army.'' Here is the story of these remarkable soldiers, whose monument at Kohima reads: 'When You Go Home, Tell Them Of Us And Say, For Their Tomorrow, We Gave Our Today.

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A very impressive read and a fitting tribute to the men who fought and died in one of the most unforgiving of military theatres
This is the fascinating story of a forgotten army
A humane and moving story, describing the pain and suffering, strength and immense courage of those involved
     
William Fowler
Educated at Clifton College and Trinity Hall, Cambridge, William Fowler was land forces editor of DEFENCE magazine and a contributing editor to JANE'S INFORMATION GROUP. A long term territorial soldie...(+)
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