The Royal Air Force aiding Gurkhas during an attack on a hill near Palel, April 1944
Photograph, World War Two, Far East (1941-1945), 1944.
Gurkha soldiers of the Indian Army open fire with a Vickers machine-gun while in the distance aircraft of the Royal Air Force strike at Japanese positions during the latter's drive along the Palel road towards Imphal in April 1944.
From a collection of 48 photographs relating to the Burma Campaign.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection