Historical Perspectives

Long-Range Aerial Penetration
The Development of a British-American Concept of Special Operations in WWII Burma
Bob Bergin

It seemed an unlikely joint operation—led by a British Army irregular warfare expert in conjunction with two hot-shot American fighter pilots and the “air armada” they had created—to invade an occupied country from the sky. It not only worked, but resulted in a new concept of warfare and established combat techniques that today are used by both regular and unconventional forces.

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Posted: Dec 22, 2017 12:04 PM
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