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Title Naval reservists in action : World War II (Far east) and Confrontation (1963-1966) / Adrian Villanueva, editor
Imprint Petaling Jaya, Selangor : Strategic Information and Research Development Centre, 2013
book jacket
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 CAPAS Library  VA667.A785 N38 2013    AVAILABLE    30620020136668
Descript xxvii, 209 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-199) and index
Part I of this book, written by naval reservists and researchers, relates the actual accounts of the Colonial Royal Naval Reservists from Australia, Britain, Burma, Hong Kong, India, Singapore and Penang engaged in operations against the Japanese during World War II. Part II covers the Indonesian Confrontation, and encompasses the support given by the mobilised RMNVR reservists from Singapore, Penang and Klang divisions to the RMN. These accounts illustrate vividly the major part that naval Reservists played in the operations and the rich variety of experience and background which Reservists brought to bear.
Subject Naval reserves
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations
Navies -- Southeast Asia -- International cooperation
Navies -- Oceania -- International cooperation
Navies -- Australia -- International cooperation
Southeast Asia -- History, Naval -- 20th century
Oceania -- History, Naval -- 20th century
Australia -- History, Naval -- 20th century
Malaysia -- Foreign relations -- Indonesia
Indonesia -- Foreign relations -- Malaysia
Great Britain. Royal Navy -- Reserves -- History -- 20th century
Confrontation
Alt Author Villanueva, Adrian
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