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Question 1: "Operations in the Indo-Burma Theatre Based on India from 21 June 1943 to 15 November 1943" official despatch by Field Marshal Sir ________, War Office.
Archibald Wavell, 1st Earl WavellAnglo-Iraqi WarClaude AuchinleckWilliam Slim, 1st Viscount Slim

Question 2: Mutaguchi intended to exploit the capture of Imphal by capturing the strategic city of Dimapur, in the ________ valley.
Indus RiverGangesDamodar RiverBrahmaputra River

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  Sherman tanks and trucks of 63rd Motorised Brigade advancing on Meiktila, March 1945.
  Lieutenant General Kawabe
  Imphal and Kohima Campaign
  A Stuart light tank of an Indian cavalry regiment during the advance on Rangoon, April 1945

Question 4: They installed a nominally independent Burmese government under Ba Maw, and reformed the Burma Independence Army on a more regular basis as the Burma National Army under ________.
2007 Burmese anti-government protestsKonbaung DynastyAung San8888 Uprising

Question 5: "Operations in Burma from 12 November 1944 to 15 August 1945" official despatch by Lieutenant General Sir ________
Henry Maitland Wilson, 1st Baron WilsonWilliam Slim, 1st Viscount SlimOliver LeeseClaude Auchinleck

Question 6: The climate of the region is dominated by the seasonal ________ rains, which allowed effective campaigning for only just over half of each year.
AsiaMonsoonIndiaSouth Asia

Question 7: The rest of the Chinese troops tried to return to ________ through remote mountainous forests and out of these at least half died.
Diqing Tibetan Autonomous PrefectureXishuangbanna Dai Autonomous PrefectureKunmingYunnan

Question 8: Amphibious landings on the Andaman Islands (Operation "Pigstick") and in Arakan were abandoned when the landing craft assigned were recalled to Europe in preparation for the ________.
Battle for CaenNormandy LandingsOperation PerchOperation Overlord

Question 9: The capture of Myitkyina airfield nevertheless immediately helped secure the air link from India to ________ in China over the Hump.

Question 10: The ________ began a counter-offensive and by 15 May, they had prised the Japanese off Kohima Ridge itself.
6th Infantry Division (United Kingdom)4th Infantry Division (United Kingdom)1st Infantry Division (United Kingdom)2nd Infantry Division (United Kingdom)


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