Material on Wingate's Early Life & Career
(histories, personal accounts, biographies)





Chindits crossing Chindwin River

photo courtesty Imperial War Museum, London  

  • Akavia, Avraham. With Wingate in Abyssinia.
    Tel Aviv: 1948.
  • Akavia, Avraham. Hayedid: Orde Wingate.
    Tel Aviv: Ma'arahot, 1968.
  • Akavia, Avraham. Orde Wingate: His Life and Works.
    Tel Aviv: Ministry of Defense, 1993.
  • Carmi, Israel. In the Path of Fighters.
    Tel Aviv: Ministry of Defense, 1960.
  • Cohen, Zion, From Teheran and Back.
    Tel Aviv: Ministry of Defense, 1995.
  • Di-Nur, Benzion (ed). History of the Haganah.
    Tel Aviv: Ma'arahot, 1954-1973.
  • Eshkol, Yosef. A Common Soldier: The Story of Zwi Brenner.
    Tel Aviv: Ministry of Defense, 1993.
  • Rivlin, G. As Fire and Shield.
    Tel Aviv: Ma'arahot, 1964.
  • Sharett, Moshe. Political Diary: 1938.
    Tel Aviv: Am Oved, 1972.
  • Teveth, Shabtai. Moshe Dayan; The Soldier, the Man, the Legend. Tel Aviv: 1973.
  • Zar, Pnina. Night Squads: The Story of Orde Wingate.
    Tel Aviv: 1992.

  • Israel Defense Force. Haganah Museum.
    Tel Aviv, Israel. Museum records archive and research.

  • Tesemma, Kabada. Recollections of History.
    Addis Ababa: 1969.

  • Ethiopian Patriots Association.
    Ethiopia. War veterans association.

  • Italian Army General Staff Historical Office. The War in East Africa, June 1940-November 1941. Rome: Defense Ministry Regional Printing office, 1952.
  • Del Boca, Angela. The War in Abyssinia, 1935-1941.
    Milan: Giangiacoma Feltrinelli Editore, 1965.
  • Del Boca, Angela. The Italians in East Africa: Imperial Fall.
    Laterza: 1982.
  • Rossini, Gastone. The Lawrence of Ethiopia - Orde Wingate.
    Verona: 1971.
  • Taselli, Silvio. Wingate Orde Charles e le S.N.S., Gideon Force e i Chindits, in M.E., Africa Or. Storia & Battaglie, No. 35-36 (April, 2004).

  • Italian Defense Ministry. Historical Office.
    Rome, Italy. Library records archive and research.

  • Hamachi, Toshio. Front-line at Imphal.
    Tokyo: Sobunsha, 1980.
  • Hayashi, Saburo. Kogun: The Japanese Army in Pacific War.
    Tokyo: Sobunsha, 1951.
  • Kazumi, Miyabe. Burma Front-Line.
    Tokyo: Sobunsha, 1980.
  • Japanese Defense Agency War History Office. Series of Military History of WWII: Imphal Operation. Tokyo: Shimbun-sha Asagumo, 1968.

  • Japanese Defense Agency. National War College History Dept. Tokyo, Japan. Library records archive & research.
  • National Institute for Defense Studies. National Library.
    Tokyo, Japan. Library records archive & research.