qIn Japanese-occupied Burma, where terrain made a textbook frontal assault on the Japanese impossible, the Air Commandos took an unorthodox approach to the fight, using unconventional hit-and-run tactics to confuse the enemy and to destroy their lines of communication and supply. This book describes how the unit successfully attacked the enemy from the air, resupplied British commandos on the ground, and airlifted the wounded out of the battle area - eventually driving the Japanese out of Burma.q--BOOK JACKET.Because one of Cochrana#39;s instructions had been to develop new forms of combat operations and tactics, it was natural ... If a rocket hit, the explosion would tear the locomotivea#39;s boiler to pieces, and steam and smoke would shoot hundreds ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Air Commandos Against Japan|
|Author||:||William T. Y'Blood|
|Publisher||:||Naval Institute Press - 2008|