Some articles on allied:
... of the British Red Cross was asked by the Headquarters of the Allied Forces to set up a registration and tracing service for missing persons ... The organization was formalized under the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces and named the Central Tracing Bureau on February 15, 1944 ... which was considered a central location among the areas of Allied occupation ...
... Strategically, the Allied mission was simple ... holding both was necessary for the Allied effort), or to outflank either position ... Herodotus suggests that the Allied ships were heavier, and by implication less maneuverable ...
... The government of Thailand formally allied itself with Japan on 21 December ... Nations (the first official use of the term United Nations), the Allied governments appointed the British General Sir Archibald Wavell to the American-British-Dutch-Australian Command (ABDACOM), a supreme command ... After being driven out of Malaya, Allied forces in Singapore attempted to resist the Japanese during the Battle of Singapore but surrendered to the Japanese on 15 ...
... There were 72 mle 1906's in service on the Balkan Front during the allied breakout from the Salonica bridgehead on September 15–29, 1918 ... The initial success of this allied offensive led Bulgaria to capitulate on October 9th 1918, later in October 1918 Serbia was liberated and lastly Austria-Hungary ...
... After the Allied setbacks in 1943, the South East Asia command was preparing to launch offensives into Burma on several fronts ... The Japanese response to the Allied attacks was to launch an offensive of their own into India, across the mountainous and densely forested frontier ... against Imphal failed, while fresh Allied formations drove the Japanese from the positions they had captured at Kohima ...
More definitions of "allied":
- (adj): Joined by treaty or agreement.
- (adj): Related by common characteristics or ancestry.
Example: "Allied species"; "allied studies"
Famous quotes containing the word allied:
“How much atonement is enough? The bombing must be allowed as at least part-payment: those of our young people who are concerned about the moral problem posed by the Allied air offensive should at least consider the moral problem that would have been posed if the German civilian population had not suffered at all.”
—Clive James (b. 1939)
“Can love be in aught allied to dissipation? Let us love by refusing, not accepting one another. Love and lust are far asunder. The one is good, the other bad.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“A shadow has fallen upon the scenes so lately lighted by the Allied victory.... From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.”
—Winston Churchill (18741965)