Drop Zone Borneo - The RAF Campaign 1963-65 Life and Times of an RAF Co-Pilot - Far East 1962-65

by Roger Annett

Drop Zone Borneo - The RAF Campaign 1963-65 Life and Times of an RAF Co-Pilot - Far East 1962-65 Synopsis

In 1963 the Indonesian Army that threatened Borneo numbered 330,000 men, plus three thousand Commandos. Of these, six thousand were within 20 miles of the Borneo frontier. This grew to thirteen thousand in early 1965. From mid-way through 1964, British troops and their allies who were defending the border started to make offensive incursions into Indonesian Borneo - these operations were codenamed Claret . Taken into account the confrontational nature of the campaign

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848844056
Publication date: 18th November 2010
Author: Roger Annett
Publisher: Pen & Sword Aviation an imprint of Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 160 pages
Categories: Military history: post WW2 conflicts, Asian history, Air forces & warfare,

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