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Chinese pilots enjoy ice cream cones at an Allied canteen during the Burma Campaign following the Allied recapture of the Ledo Road (renamed the Stilwell Road) from the Japanese. Near Myitkyina, Kachin State, Burma (Myanmar). January 1945. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

On the march toward the siege lines around the town of Myitkyina, Chinese soldiers pass the bodies of dead Japanese troops killed in earlier action against Allied troops.

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May 1944 (3)

16 May – Merrill’s Marauders attacked the airfield near Myitkyina in Burma. Stilwell became angry with the British, who had moved in antiaircraft guns before the glider-borne reinforcements. This error allowed the Japanese to move in more troops before the Americans and monsoons hindered the sir supply. Other Japanese commands in Burma were receiving pressure from Allied forces: the enemy U-Go operation ran short on supplies; by the end of May, Japanese Gen. Sato’s 31st Division had to...


Myitkyina en train - Myanmar, voyage -

Hundreds join vigil for peace in Kachin State Hundreds of people gathered in the Kachin State capital Myitkyina on Monday to call on the Burmese army to end its offensive against the KIA.

by @awnseng "@ the principal of Myikyina Education canter for the Blind.Bring me #peace #love #miracle #BeThankful #Kachinlifestories #happytime #BeautifulPerson ❤️" via @PhotoRepost_app #kachin #myitkyina #klsmyitkyina

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Internally displaced Kachin children from Myitkyina and Waimaw IDP camps attending a Christmas concert at Kachin Theological College, Nawng Nawng. #kachin #kachinlifestories #myitkyina #waimaw #nawngnawng #myanmar #kachinstate #idp #children #internallydisplacedpersons #refugees

A 10-year-old Chinese soldier from a unit of the X Force, placed under Merrill and Charles N. Hunter's command, after the capture of the Myitkyina airfield.

1945- U.S. convoy moves along the Burma-Ledo highway as it approaches Myitkyina, Burma.

Myit Sone, located 27 miles north of Myitkyina Township, is a natural beauty spot of the Kachin State. It marks the meeting point of Myakha and Malikha rivers coming together to form the Ayeyarwaddy. It’s a magical place endowed with the splendid gifts of nature where you will totally get lost in the mystery of the panoramic scenario. #MyintSone #Myitkyina #Nature #Ayeyarwaddy #RiverMeetingPoint Photo Credit to @beontheroad