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- World War II : War between the Allies (most notably the UK, US and Soviet Union) and the Axis (principally Germany and Japan) 1939–1945.
- World War II theaters of operations : Add brief definition or description
- China : The most populous nation on Earth, third largest by area.
- Burma : Country in Southeast Asia, officially called Myanmar.
- India : Republic in South Asia; the world's largest democracy. Borders Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, China, Nepal, Pakistan
- Japan : East Asian country of about 3,000 islands; one of the world's largest economies; population about 125,000,000.
- Chandra Bose : Add brief definition or description
- Mao Zedong : (1893–1976) Former Chairman of the People's Republic of China; military theorist most associated with protracted war
- William Slim : Add brief definition or description
- Hisaichi Terauchi : (1879-1946) Count and son of Field Marshal Masatake Terauchi, who emphasized obedience to the Emperor and an end of factionalism in the Imperial Japanese Army; commanded Southern Area Army at the end of the war, including the Philippines; Tomoyuki Yamashita's superior officer but too sick to surrender or be arrested
- Burma Road and Ledo Road : The main overland supply routes to China in the CBI Theater during World War II.
- Claire Chennault : (1890-1958 ), was an Americans military pilot and leader of the "Flying Tigers" in World War II, an American operation that aided China.
- Chiang Kai-shek : A Chinese revolutionary and Leader of the Republic of China and Kuomintang from 1928 until his death in 1975.
- Merrill's Marauders : The common nickname for the U.S. Army 5307th Provisional Unit, codenamed GALAHAD, of 3000 men that operated in Burma, in the China-Burma-India theater (CBI) of World War II in 1944.
- Joseph Warren Stilwell : American general in World War II; commander of American forces in the China-Burma-India theater.
- Southwest Pacific Area : Second World War theater of operations under the command of Douglas MacArthur; major components included Australia, New Guinea, the Philippines, the western Solomon Islands, and the Malay Peninsula and Singapore
- Wars of Vietnam : The broad context of warfare in the modern area of Vietnam, of which the Vietnam War (1962-1975) is best known, but involves colonization, Japanese occupation, decolonization, and post-1975 but related warfare among Vietnam, Cambodia and China
- Flying the Hump : Add brief definition or description