Episode 273-The Battle at Slim River

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Posted On December 10, 2019

With reinforcements on the way, the British lead Commonwealth troops strive to keep the Japanese away from Singapore. And though exhausted, the Gurkhas, Punjabis, Hyderabad, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of the 11th Indian Infantry Division are on their own against Lt. Gen. Yamashita’s 25th Army. It’s a race between the arrival of help versus the capture of the port city.

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