Awards and Honours

In both World Wars, Muslims were recognised with decorations for their bravery and valour in combat.

The role of Muslims in WWII

Education It is said that 5.5 million Muslims participated on the allied side of the war during WWII. Nearly 1.5 million Muslims were killed in action. By World War II, the British Indian Army had grown significantly to 2.5 million. Of this approximately 1 million were Muslims. Muslims mainly from India and African countries fought […]