A HAPPY FAMILY The Story of the Twentieth Indian Division, April 1942-August 1945


One of the few Indian Divisions in the 14th Army trained specifically for the war in Burma. Raised in Bangalore in 1942, it commenced active operations in late 1943 and served from Imphal through the end. It established 14th Army’s first brigade-head across the Chindwin and its second such brigade-head across the Irradawddy. It’s final task was to round up the Japanese in French Indo-China.