Britain's Small Wars
August 20, 2003 11:11 PM   Subscribe

Britain's Small Wars since 1945. India, Palestine, Malaya, Korea, Suez Canal Zone, Kenya, Cyprus, Suez 1956, Borneo, Vietnam, Aden, Radfan, Oman, Dhofar, etc. Iraq and East Timor not featured, as yet.
posted by plep (4 comments total)
Actually, East Timor is hiding under the world section.

This is a really interesting site. I don't know much about modern British history, and it's good to find a site that'll help me learn more.
posted by Katemonkey at 12:47 AM on August 21, 2003

can I just aplogise for our behaviour now?

posted by Pericles at 6:53 AM on August 21, 2003

Interesting to read a Brit soldier's perspective on the bombing of the King David Hotel and other atrocities committed by violent 1940s Jewish terrorists (or, um, freedom fighters; take your pick).
posted by mediareport at 12:31 PM on August 21, 2003

This is a great site, really detailed and interesting. I find the way that the internet allows veterans to participate in this sort of site a particularly interesting development in the recording of modern history.
posted by prentiz at 6:06 AM on August 23, 2003

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