British and Commonwealth armies, 1939-45. by Mark Bevis

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Published by Helion in Solihull, West Midlands, England .

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Subjects:

  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Organization,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Equipment,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies,
  • Commonwealth countries -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
  • Commonwealth countries -- Armed Forces -- Equipment,
  • Commonwealth countries -- Armed Forces -- Organization

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StatementMark Bevis.
SeriesHelion order of battle -- v. 3-4, Helion order of battle -- 3-4.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD759 .B483 2005 Suppl.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17910203M
ISBN 101874622183
LC Control Number2006462168

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It tells of and lists the battles fought. The British Army The Far East Martin Brayley, Mike Chappell The lightning Japanese offensives in the Far East in /42 inflicted a series of costly defeats on the ill-prepared and badly supported British Commonwealth forces in Malaya and Burma.

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Nafziger - an essential reference, much detail. An Army Group Royal Artillery (AGRA) was a British Commonwealth military formation during the Second World War and shortly thereafter.

Generally assigned to Army corps, an AGRA provided the medium and heavy artillery to higher formations within the British Army. A long-time collector and researcher of militaria, his published books - with co-author Richard Ingram - include World War II British Women's Uniforms (); The World War II Tommy: British Army Uniforms, European Theatre in Colour Photographs (); and Khaki Drill & Jungle Green: British Tropical Uniforms in Colour.

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Dr Jonathan Fennell discusses the history of the British and Commonwealth armies in the Second World War. This talk focuses on the 'citizen armies' of the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand and South Africa, the core of the British and Commonwealth armies in the Second World War.

by Typhoon66» 05 JunIn Mark Bevis´ excellent book about British and Commonwealth Armies (Supplement Vol. 2) the author mentions the existence of an 80th Armoured Division from October to December After the book, the Division´s main combat elements were 20th Armoured Brigade (until April 29 part of 6th Armoured Division, then independent).

The Osprey Men-at-Arms book 'The British Army (3) The Far East' states that this was certainly the case for 2nd Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, who had been in Burma since and had not yet been issued steel helmets.

They also lacked a full complement of Bren guns and so used Lewis guns to fill the gaps.All sides evolved in the way they carried out offensives, and Rawlinson's army in particular during the Hundred Days of had combined arms tactics that were carried out more successfully than any other country managed in the conflict.

Essentially, the British Army did something it couldn't do (for lots of reasons) during WW2 - it defeated the main army of the main enemy on the Continent as.Inthe Indian Army was one of the two largest volunteer armies in the world; it had a total strength ofmen while the British Army had a strength ofregular volunteers at the outbreak of the war.

By Novemberthe Indian Army containedmen, being considered the Imperial Strategic Reserve. It was regularly called upon to deal with incursions and raids on the.

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