India and the British war effort, 1939-1945

Newman, Sarah
June 2011
Historian (02651076);Summer2011, Issue 110, p23
Academic Journal
The article discusses the role of India as Great Britain's ally in World War II, particularly commenting on India's supply of manpower and goods. It comments on the issue of Indian independence and examines food shortages and transportation. The policies of the British War Cabinet, Viceroy of India Archibald Wavell, and Secretary of State for India Leo Amery are examined.


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