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“Pakistanis” in World War II

“Pakistanis” in World War II

A new article on masud.co.uk Britain?s Pakistani communities and their contribution to the Italian Campaign of World War II by Jahan Mahmood, Visiting Lecturer, University of Birmingham, April 2009 Britain ?couldn?t have come through both wars if they hadn?t the Indian army? Field Marshall Sir Claude Auchinleck This paper explains the historical and political reasons behind Muslim recruitment during the Second World War. It provides a breakdown of Muslim casualties in Italy according to recruitment areas within British India and…

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Do you know anyone who fought in WWII?

Do you know anyone who fought in WWII?

as-salamu ‘alaykum, Lion TV wants to speak to Muslim World War 2 veterans who served under the British/Indian Army for a television documentary. We are keen to broadcast personal testimonies of these often forgotten fighters who were essential in fighting the Axis Powers and winning the war. If you or any of your friends or family served during this time or you served with Muslim soldiers, please contact Tom Williams on 0208 846 2068 or tom.williams@liontv.co.uk wa’as-salamMas’ud www.masud.co.uk

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