On the Road to Mandalay

Randle Manwaring

 
Date Published :
March 2007
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Language:
English
Illustration :
8 b/w illustrated pages
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Binding. : Hardback
ISBN : 9781844154975
Pages : 224
Dimensions : 9.25 X 6.25 inches
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Overview
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The fascinating book features the life story of Dr Randle Manwaring,focusing particularly on his Regiment's fight to capture Burma towards the end of WW2

As one of the founding Officers of the RAF Regiment, the author helped train and set up the Regiment from its inception in 1942.

He saw active service with the Regiment in Burma, where the Regiment particularly distinguished itself but suffered heavy losses. Randle was present at the Japanese surrender in Rangoon and took the Swords from the Japanese Generals as they surrendered.

The end of the War saw a return to a very different life requiring different skills. Guided by his strong Christian beliefs, Randle established a successful career in the City in Insurance Broking.

About The Author
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Randle Manwaring is an author and historian.

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