Burma lost/last battalion? lost relative

kudro

Old-Salt
Looking for info on my granmothers brother. All i know is his name Bill Wooley. Fort in Burma alongside the Gurkas and i have heard my nan mention lost or last battallion. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
 
Not realy enough info read "Defeat Into Victory" by Field Marshal Slim, might help
 

kudro

Old-Salt
tropper66 said:
Not realy enough info read "Defeat Into Victory" by Field Marshal Slim, might help
cheers for that. i just ordered it from amazon. hopefully will give me more info.
 
I'm actually reading Defeat into Victory now. Got a brand new copy from abebooks, 17 quid with postage from the States.
john
But I do think you will need a little more basic information on the Battalion.
 

RustyH

War Hero
Try asking on the forum on here

http://www.burmastar.org.uk/

Someone might be able to help you, but you might need to provide quite a bit more information as there were 10ish Gurkha regiments and I have no idea how many battalions active at one point or another in Burma.
 
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