CHINA-BURMA-INDIA Operation of Troop A, 124th Cavalry (Mars Task Force) in the Battle of Nam-Pak-Kha, Jan 28 1945 to Feb 2 1945, Central Burma Campaign, Personal Experience of a Troop CO, Major William A. #Gunter G. Gillot Jr #5307th Composite Unit #Rangoon #Burma #Myitkyina #Lashio #5307th Composite Unit (Provisional #Ledo #Mandalay #Merrill's Marauders #Thailand #French Indo-China #Mars Task Force #124th Cavalry Regiment #613th Field Artillery Battalion #China #India
The beautiful verdant green hills surrounding Myitkyina in northern Myanmar in Kachin state. #kachin #kachinstate #kachinphoto #kachins #verdant #northernmyanmar
Lieutenant General Joseph Stilwell with an M1 carbine at Myitkyina airfield Burma 17 July 1944.
Photo by @chien_chi_chang A quartet of pipers practices for the annual Manaw festival in Myitkyina Myanmar (Burma.) "After a cacophonous start" says one listener the boys "pulled together to play an almost harmonious tune." This festival has been held for more than three decades and is the celebration of the New Year victory in battles and reunion of the tribes. #magnumphotos #Manawfestinal #KachinState #cccontheroad #cccJetLag by natgeo
First ever footage of the sex slaves who still shame Japan
Many 'comfort women' were given repeated injections of the syphilis treatment compound 606, which left many of them unable to have children. Pictured: Captured women in Myitkyina, Burma, in August 1944
[Photo] Spent 75-mm howitzer shells piling up outside the besieged city Myitkyina, Burma, mid-1944; note M1 carriage
Spent 75-mm howitzer shells piling up outside the besieged city Myitkyina, Burma, mid-1944.
Chinese Child Soldier ca. 1944 This Chinese soldier, age 10, with heavy pack, is a member of an army division boarding a plane returning them to China, following the capture of Myitkyina airfield, Burma, under the allied command of US Major General Frank Merrill
A 75-mm. pack howitzer supports GALAHAD's siege operations at Myitkyina.
Enviada especial do ACNUR, Angelina Jolie Pitt em Myitkyina, no estado de Kachin, Mianmar, encontrou com algumas das 100 mil pessoas deslocadas que atualmente vivem lá. Foto: ACNUR / T.Stoddart