The Indian Army in World War I, 1914-1918: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

The Indian Army in World War I, 1914-1918

1st Edition

By Ian Cardozo


314 pages | 111 B/W Illus.

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This volume recounts India’s contribution to World War I.

Please note: Taylor & Francis does not sell or distribute the Hardback in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

Table of Contents

1. Causes and Events that Led to World War I: Footfalls of History 2. Developments in India 3. Induction of the Indian Army 4. Strategies of the Opposing Forces and their Outcomes 5. Conduct of Campaigns and Battles 6. The Air War 7. The Maritime Dimension 8. Contribution of the Imperial State Forces 9. The Indian Labour Corps 10. Memorials and Cemeteries 11. The Principles of War: Leadership and Lessons Learnt in World War I 12. The Spanish Influenza 13. Beyond Fear 14. Reflections

About the Author

Major General Ian Cardozo retired as a Major General as Chief of Staff of a corps in the North East, India.

After retirement he worked in the disability sector and was picked up by the Indian Prime Minister to head The Rehabilitation Council of India.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / World War I
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies