Good shots in and around Rangoon in the 1920's. Burma.
The viceroy visits Burma, watches traditional dancers and gives out medals.
Lord Reading, Viceroy of India, attends horse racing in Burma.
Romanian and British Kings and Queens visit British Empire Exhibition.
The Governor-General's garden party in Rangoon is attended by Prince and Princess Arthur.
A seven day festival marks funeral rites of Buddhist priest, Tayok Sayadaw, in Rangoon.
Crowd scenes in the Burmese capital for the state funeral of the High Priest.
"Giraffe necked" women from Burma arrive for "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Indian and Burmese Coronation Contingent marching to Hampton Court.
Interesting ball game played in Burma.
New developments in Chino/Japanese war - Japanese bomb Burma Road.
Footage of Mr L S Amery handing over cheque to the RAF Burma Squadron. London.
Fighting in Northern Burma - probably war footage.
Material showing British troops at rest at camp in Burma.
Good shots of Allied troops in action against the Japanese in Burma.
Chiang Kai Shek arrives for talks in Burma; Burmese and Indian troops recapture Schwegyin.
Good footage of burning buildings in a Burmese town after a Japanese raid.
An item showing Rangoon with its temples and coconut trees. Burma.
Material showing Japanese prisoners of war, and advance in Burma.
Soldiers in the jungle set up booby traps and throw spears at dummies.
British and Commonwealth troops advancing through Burmese jungle.
Last shots of General Wingate + British troops fighting in Burmese jungle.
Burmese natives risk a treacherous journey to deliver supplies to British troops.
Chin Hill tribesmen round up prisoners of war in the jungle. Burma.
Jungle troops make a bridge over a muddy stream and drive their tanks over it.
Chinese and Americans continue assault on Japanese in Burma.
Footage of Mountbatten inspecting troops in Burma.
Footage of the allied campaign on the Burma Front.
Reports on Allied advances on Western Front and Burma.
British troops advancing through Burmese jungle towards Mandalay.
British and Empire troops occupy Burma's capitol Rangoon.
Material showing the 'Railway of Death' constructed by allied prisoners of war. Burma.
Material showing Burma road to Japan and victory celebrations.
People get sprayed with water at Water Festival in Rangoon, Burma.
Attlee and Burmese PM sign independence treaty.
Lord Mountbatten visits Burma with his family.
Burma celebrates her independence.
Celebrations of Independence in Burma.
Burmese people celebrating independence - former British Governor going home.
Russians mark 10th anniversary of independence of Burma in Moscow.
Princess Alexandra visits Thailand and Burma.