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  • ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN THE FAR EAST, 1941-1945.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN THE FAR EAST, 1941-1945.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CI 864

    RAF groundcrew take a stand-up lunch on a forward airstrip in the Arakan.

  • badge, headdress, British, V Force

    badge, headdress, British, V Force

    (uniforms and insignia)

    INS 761

    badge crossed daggers with a 'V' in front and scroll below, folded 4 times in center of which is 'FORCE'

  • SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945: BURMA

    SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945: BURMA

    part of "CABINET OFFICE COLLECTION" (photographs)

    MH 4171

    KOHIMA. Looking east, with Jail Hill in the centre with main road running round it and disappearing through the cutting. Treasury Hill and Assam Rifles Barracks are slightly left and the Naga Village extreme top left.

  • HUMAN ANTI-TANK MINES IN BURMA

    HUMAN ANTI-TANK MINES IN BURMA

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 9 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    IND 4740

    Japanese soldiers entrenched in holes in the Pegu road with 100lb aerial bombs between their knees were discovered by a British armoured column driving south. This image shows one such soldier, who is also holding a piece of steel with which to detonate...

  • THE BURMA CAMPAIGN, 1942-1945

    THE BURMA CAMPAIGN, 1942-1945

    part of "WETTERN DESMOND (MR) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Japanese official photographer 1942

    HU 2772

    Japanese forces enter Tavoy, cheered on by Burmese, 1942.

  • THE WAR IN THE FAR EAST: THE BURMA CAMPAIGN 1941-1945

    THE WAR IN THE FAR EAST: THE BURMA CAMPAIGN 1941-1945

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 9 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    IND 3416

    The Battle of Imphal-Kohima March - July 1944: British infantrymen use a dismounted tank machine gun at Kohima.

  • AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1939-1945: BRISTOL TYPE 156 BEAUFIGHTER.

    AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE, 1939-1945: BRISTOL TYPE 156 BEAUFIGHTER.

    part of "GADD ANTHONY (WING COMMANDER)" (photographs)

    HU 93032

    Beaufighter Mark X, LZ114, taking off from from the Bristol Company's aerodrome at Old Mixon near Weston-super-Mare for an engine test, carrying a Mark XII aerial torpedo. LZ114 was later flown operationally by No. 211 Squadron RAF, with whom it...

  • THE WAR IN THE FAR EAST: THE BURMA CAMPAIGN 1941-1945

    THE WAR IN THE FAR EAST: THE BURMA CAMPAIGN 1941-1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTION" (photographs)

    ZZZ 2722H

    The Arakan Campaign January 1943 - May 1945: Map showing the area of operations in the 2nd Arakan Campaign.

  • SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945: AMERICAN AIRCRAFT. HELICOPTERS

    SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945: AMERICAN AIRCRAFT. HELICOPTERS

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs)

    IND 3810

    A Sikorsky R-4 helicopter flying support operations against the Japanese in Northern Burma. This was the first time a helicopter was used in any theatre of war.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN THE FAR EAST, 1941-1945.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN THE FAR EAST, 1941-1945.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CI 1323

    Air Vice-Marshal the Earl of Bandon, Air Officer Commanding No, 224 Group RAF at his Headquarters at Akyab, Burma.

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