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Military of Bermuda: Quiz

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Question 1: The US had operated a US Coast Guard station on the island during the latter stages of the ________, and US Navy vessels had also used the island, which was a hub for trans-Atlantic convoys.
Western Front (World War I)Caucasus CampaignArmenian GenocideWorld War I

Question 2: Henry Wilkinson, ________, ISBN 0-1921593-2-1
Oxford University PressLondonUnited KingdomJohn Fell (clergyman)

Question 3: ________
Volunteer Force (Great Britain)Bermuda Volunteer/Territorial Army Units 1895-1965Bermuda Volunteer Rifle CorpsBermuda Militia Artillery

Question 4: Still, the important strategic location of Bermuda meant that the withdrawal, which began, at least in intent, in the 1870s, was carried out very slowly over several decades, continuing until after the ________.
World War IArmenian GenocideWestern Front (World War I)Caucasus Campaign

Question 5: This involvement of the allied US forces in Bermuda was built upon in the ________.
World War IISoviet occupationsSecond Sino-Japanese WarCollaboration with the Axis Powers during World War II

Question 6: Military - note: defence of ________ is the responsibility of the United Kingdom
BermudaCayman IslandsAnguillaBritish Virgin Islands

Question 7: The defence of ________ remains the responsibility of the National (British) Government, rather than of the Bermudian Government, which is effectively a local authority.
BermudaBritish Virgin IslandsCayman IslandsAnguilla

Question 8: As Bermuda became the primary ________ headquarters and dockyard in the Western Atlantic, following American independence, there was a parallel build-up of military defences to protect the naval base.
Royal NavyHMS Ocean (L12)HMS Ark Royal (R07)HMS Illustrious (R06)







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