The Imperial War Museum London in conjunction with the Defence Studies Department, King’s College London, proudly presents a one day conference examining the Indian Army experience between 1939 and 1947. An internationally recognised programme of speakers will present papers covering Indian Army participation in the Second World War from North Africa to Burma, plus a variety of other topics including the evolution of wartime training, frontier operations, Churchill and the Indian Army, the partition of India and the Army’s role in the development of post-war British counterinsurgency practice.
The conference will be held at the Imperial War Museum, London, on Saturday 9th May 2009. Attendance is free of charge and light refreshments will be provided. All are welcome, but pre-registration is required as space on the day will be limited. To register, or to enquire about any further details, please contact Alan Jeffreys at firstname.lastname@example.org
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