far east war

  1. JINGO

    A weekend to Pack. The Fall Of Hong Kong 1940-45.

    A Weekend to Pack. With the first Far East deployment of a Royal Navy Carrier Group in this century it is interesting to take a look back to When Great Britain still had a significant Naval and military presence spread across the globe. This book touches on an aspect of the Second World War...
  2. Fang_Farrier

    Wingate's Men. The Chindit Operations:Special Forces in Burma

    This book is part of the Images of War collection from Frontline books. I am not sure that Chindits were Special Forces as such, although they did perform a series of long range penetration raids into Japanese held territory, they were a collection of British, Ghurkha, India, Nigerian and...
  3. Auld-Yin

    Last Post Over the River Kwai

    In 1938 the 2nd Bn East Surreys, a regular army battalion, were sent to Shanghai to guard the International Compound during the Japan-China War. Brought up to war establishment for this posting the Battalion soon settled in to what was, in effect, a large prison, freedom of movement was not...