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Welcome to the Southeast Asian military history task force. If you have any questions about articles or are generally seeking advice, you're encouraged to ask at the main military history talk page, or you can directly approach one of the task force participants below.

The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here.


This task force covers the military histories of all Southeast Asian groups and states, as well as military activity in Southeast Asia by outside powers.

Any article related to this task force should be marked by adding |Southeast-Asian-task-force=yes or Southeast-Asian=y to the {{WPMILHIST}} project banner at the top of its talk page (see the project banner instructions for more details on the exact syntax). This will automatically place it into Category:Southeast Asian military history task force articles.


If you approach anyone from this list for advice or help, please check their contributions first to check if they've edited recently. This list may contain people who have not edited Wikipedia in a long time.

  1. Arius1998 (talk · contribs) (Philippines, primarily the Philippine Revolution)
  2. Ckfasdf (talk · contribs) (Mostly Indonesia related)
  3. Cuprum17 (talk · contribs) (Vietnam War)
  4. Grant65 (talk · contribs) (World War II, Cold War and other C20 conflicts)
  5. JarrahTree (talk · contribs) category tagging and checking category structures
  6. LordAmeth (talk · contribs) (primarily pre-colonial and early colonial subjects)
  7. Merbabu (talk · contribs) (All periods, most particularly Indonesia related. Also general housekeeping.)
  8. Sodacan (talk · contribs) (Thailand and Burmese-Siamese conflicts)
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Article statisticsEdit

The table to the right shows the current article assessment statistics for this task force.

A list of the top 500 most popular articles within our scope, as well as the number of page views each article received over the past month, can be found here.

With most of our articles assessed as Stub- or Start-Class, there's a lot of work to be done. However, we also have a significant number of good, A-Class, and featured articles, which have been assessed as amongst the best Wikipedia has to offer. These article serve as a yardstick for what can be achieved and should be aimed for, and can provide ideas about how to write an article and what sources to consult; they are listed below:

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Southeast Asian military history task force assessment statistics


Open tasksEdit

Attention needed referencing and citation (3,325) • coverage and accuracy (2,637) • structure (538) • grammar (249) • supporting materials (661)
Popular pages
Full list
Cleanup needed
Add an article here!
Requested articles
Chao Phraya SurasakmontriEast Timor Resistance WarSarawak People's Guerrilla Forces (currently a redirect) • North Kalimantan People's Army (currently a redirect) • Conquest of the Bornu EmpireUnited Mujahideen Front of PattaniBurmese–Siamese War (1803–04)Arakanese UprisingVũ LậpBattle of SapaSoldiers of the Filipino PeopleOperation Jayawijaya
Expansion needed
Mong Tai ArmyOperation MontclairOperation TRIKORAThird Javanese War of Succession
Images needed
Internal Conflict in BurmaKachin Conflict
Merging needed
TV Patrol,Maguindanao War since 2015 (Maguindanao,Philippines 25 January 2015)
Citations needed
Visiting Forces Agreement (Philippines – United States)Mutual Defense Treaty (United States–Philippines)
Translation needed
Second Bone WarFirst Bone WarExpedition to the West Coast of BorneoSecond expedition to PalembangFirst expedition to Palembanges:Ocupación filipina de las islas del Mar de la China Meridional

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If you know of any useful resources, please feel free to add them here.

  • Charney, Michael. "Precolonial Southeast Asian Military History". Oxford Bibliographies. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  • Charney, Michael. "Colonial Southeast Asian Military History". Oxford Bibliographies. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  • Philippine Veterans Affairs Office collections - digitized records from NARA covering the Philippines in WWII, including Bataan, guerrilla operations, and the liberation