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Battle of Northern Burma and Western Yunnan

Battle of Northern Burma and Western Yunnan (Chinese: 滇西緬北戰役 October 1943 – March 1945) was the name of the Chinese campaign with their allies in the 1943–45 Burma Campaign. The campaign ended in an Allied victory.

Battle of Northern Burma and Western Yunnan
Part of the Second Sino-Japanese War of the Pacific War
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Chinese soldiers fight along the Salween River in Burma
DateOctober 1943 – March 1945
Location
Northern Burma and Western Yunnan

Coordinates: 22°50′N 97°08′E / 22.83°N 97.14°E / 22.83; 97.14
Result Allied victory
Belligerents
 China
 United States
 Japan
Thailand
Commanders and leaders
Republic of China (1912–1949) Wei Li-huang
Republic of China (1912–1949) Song Xilian
Republic of China (1912–1949) Sun Li-jen
Empire of Japan Masakazu Kawabe
Empire of Japan Heitarō Kimura
Strength
400,000 150,000
Casualties and losses
107,000 108,000

Battles in Battle of Northern Burma and Western YunnanEdit

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