British Army regiment (The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry) fights rearguard action in the Myanmar (formerly Burma) campaign against the Imperial Japanese Army
SLATE INFORMATION: The Far East Front, Burma, Action in Tharrawaddy
BURMA: Myanmar: Tharrawaddy:
ALEXANDER, General W.Wavell at Chinese Burma frontier also Gen.Tu Lee Ming
BURMA. Petrols in Tharrawaddy Sector..disperse Jap patrol w.light automatics & rifle fire.. camouflaged troops..passing Pagoda..murdered Indian refugees..Indian troops w.mountain battery..Gen.Wavell & Gen.Alexander G.O.C. at China front w.Gen.Tu Lee Ming..Chinese patrol..blazing petrol dumps & villages, also funeral pyre..dead cattle, dejected survivors..homeless Burmese under improvised shelters
CHINA Gen. Tu Lee Ming met by Gens. Wavell & Alexander at Burma China frontier..Chinese patrols north of Tuongoo
MILITARY BRITISH. K.O.Y.L.I.patrol in Burma..pass Pagoda..Indian troops..Gen.Wavell & Alexander G.O.C.Burma at China front w.Gen.Tu Lee Ming.
MING, Gen. Tu Lee (Chinese).
PAGODA Br patrol passes one in Burma
SURVIVORS. Burmese villagers after Jap bombing
WAVELL, General. W.Gen. Alexander G.O.C. Burma & Gen. Tu Lee Ming at Chinese Burma frontier
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Background: British Army regiment (The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry) fights rearguard action in the Myanmar (formerly Burma) campaign against the Imperial Japanese Army