Posts Tagged ‘Burma Road’

Indians or KALARS in Burmese History

April 29, 2011

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, “Indians in Burmese History”

Indians have a long and active history in Burma. Indians have actively engaged in Burma for over 2,000 years in all spheres of life i.e. politics, religion, culture, arts and cuisine and the effect can be seen today.[1][2]


Battle of Kohima-Imphal, 1944 which liberated Burma

April 27, 2011

Source: Battle of Kohima-Imphal, 1944

William Slim versus Renya Mutaguchi: A Japanese army under Mutaguchi tries to cut off and destroy a British army under Slim. Can Slim defend and supply the beleaguered twin cities long enough to mount an offensive?