Burma Operations Record, 28th Army Operations in Akyab Area
Revised in 1958
Prepared by the HQs USAFFE & Eight US Army (rear)
Distributed by the Office of the Chief of Military History
Distributed today by the European Center of Military History
This record was compiled by the former staff officer of the 28th Japanese Army, Col Aiichi Okamura during...
On December 1 1942, Gen Sir Archibald Wavell (British), the supreme commander of the Far Eastern Theater, agreed with Gen Joseph Stilwell (USA) to make the Ledo Road an American Northern Combat Area Command operation (NCAC). This road was intended to be the primary supply route to China and was built under the direction...
Operations of the 198th Infantry Division in the Battle of the Salween River
Burma, September 1944, Major Lay Cheng-Lian, Regimental Commander.
The purpose of this archive is to cover the operation of the 198th (Chinese) Infantry Division in the Salween River offensive, from its advance on MNon-Guu-Doo through the victory in Teng-Tzung, 14 September 1944. In...
The Organizational evolution of the OSS Detachment 101 in Burma, 1942-1945
Troy James Sacquety
The Office of Strategic Services (OSS), considered a predecessor organization to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and US Army Special Forces, was created during the Second World War as the first United States government organization whose role was to be a central...
Portable Surgical Hospitals
Northern Burma Campaign
Maj David A. Pattillo
Mobile Surgical Hospitals have been a part of the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) structure since World War I. During WW-II, especially in the China - Burma - India (CBI) and Pacific Theaters, the employment of portable surgical hospitals was in concert with many of the proposed...