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.
WWII 1944: The Assault on Myitkyina was a Failure of Leadership*
Tomatoes | A woman picks tomatoes near Myitkyina | Alex Treadway | Flickr
Rice paddies | A woman plants rice in paddies near Myitkyina… | Flickr
The Irrawaddy River or Ayeyarwady River is a river that flows from north to south through ... Between Myitkyina and Mandalay.
Irrawaddy River in Myitkyina, Myanmar. © Diana Markosian
The Kachin are devout Christians in a predominantly Buddhist Burma. Worshippers at morning mass at St. Francis Savor Church in the Myitkyina, Myanmar. © Diana Markosian
This Chinese soldier, age 10, with heavy pack, is a member of a Chinese division which is boarding planes at the North Airstrip, Myitkyina, Burma, bound for China., 12/05/1944