Operations ‘FV’ and ‘Ostfront’ – The battle of the North Cape

The Battle of the North Cape in which British and German navies clashed in December 1943: the British had launched Operation ‘FV’ to cover convoys in northern USSR and the Germans launched ‘Ostfront’ to destroy the convoys.

Operation ‘U’ – The Japanese attempt to take Imphal and Kohima

A history of Operation ‘U’, the Japanese offensive against Imphal and Kohima in north-east India in 1944, with details of the major battles and consequences for the Japanese as well as the Allies.