Politics VIEW: Here's why China wants us to know that it was the frontline of the Second World War Updated : September 07, 2020 04:15 PM IST The CPC wants us to remember that China suffered one-third of all causalities during World War II and that it was the main battlefield against Japan. India’s volunteer army of 2.5 million soldiers hugely contributed to the Allied war effort. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.