King Sisowath Monivong of Cambodia

Cambodia was part of the Indochina which was the territory of the French. King Sisowath was a friendly administrator to the French administration. Background King Sisowath was born in 1875 in Phnom Penh. He was the...

What Was The Operation Of Dracula?

The Japanese had one of the most potent forces during the Second World War. They attacked Yangon in 1942 forcing the British, the Indian, and the Burmese troops to flee to India. That left...

What Was French Indochina?

The today Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia were once under the French Colony. Then, they made up the Indochina which included Cochin China, Cambodia, Annam, Tonkin, Laos, and Kwangchowan. All these made the Indochina under...

What Do You Know About The Malayan Campaign?

The Japanese highly relied on imported fuel to run her military operations in China. The USA and the British chose to put an embargo to the importation to sabotage Japanese operations in China. That...

What Do You Know About The Fall Of Singapore?

The fall of Singapore was a huge set back to the British army. In 1942, Singapore accepted defeat which was least expected by the British military. It was the most devastating moment and a...

What Was The Burcops?

Burcops were the Army Corps of the Indian Army in the Second World War. The troop was formed in Prome, Burma 19th March 1942. Burma has a rich history in the Second World War,...

What Was The Arakan Campaign?

The Arakan attack was the deadliest attack in the history of the Second World War. The British and allies made three consecutive offenses in the attempt to recapture Arakan; 1942-1943, 1943-1944, and 1944-1945. Precisely,...

The Forgotten Army

The British Army had one formidable offensive force, Japanese Army, that took a toll on her military. To counter this, they formed a commonwealth army which consisted of the Burma, India, East and West...

What Is Burma Road?

Burma Road remains to be historical during the Second Sino-Japanese war. The 1154-kilometer road was primarily constructed to facilitate supplies to China from Burma by the British. That resulted in a war between the...

Australia’s Role In World War II

This statement, "I wish we had the Australians out there today," from the British Army general is proof enough of how Australia played an instrumental role in the fight against other superiors of the...

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