Your cart


Total AUD



  • W&N
  • W&N

We Gave Our Today: Burma 1941-1945

William Fowler

Write Review

Rated 0

Prose: non-fiction, General & world history

The Lost Voices of the 'Forgotten Army' in the war with Japan 1941-45.

Nearly a million strong by 1944, the British 14th Army fought and ultimately conquered the Japanese forces that invaded Burma and strove to break through into India. But the victory was hard won, with great suffering along the way.

With priority given to defeating Germany, these troops were last in line for additional men and equipment and they joked about being 'The Forgotten Army.'

Here is the story of these remarkable soldiers, whose monument at Kohima reads: 'When You Go Home, Tell Them Of Us And Say, For Their Tomorrow, We Gave Our Today.'

Read More Read Less
This website uses cookies. Using this website means you are okay with this but you can find out more and learn how to manage your cookie choices here.Close cookie policy overlay