Cyprus and its Regiment in the Second World War

This book explores the role of the Cyprus regiment, a military unit of the British Army, in the Second World War. Highlighting the contribution of Cyprus to the war effort, the book contributes to the limited historiography on the military engagement of Cyprus in the Second World War. Through an ana...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Siammas, Marios
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Palgrave Macmillan 2023, 2023
Edition:1st ed. 2023
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Recruitment, Training and Initial Deployment
  • Chapter 3: Cyprus Volunteer Force: Local Forces In Defence of The Island
  • Chapter 4: In Defence of Cyprus: The British Floating Fortress in the Eastern Mediterranean?
  • Chapter 5: Cypriots Fight for the Allied Cause: The Experience Abroad
  • Chapter 6: The War Comes to an End: The Demobilisation of Cypriot Volunteers
  • Chapter 7: The Impact of War on Cyprus: During and After the War
  • Chapter 8- Conclusion.