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Box: 1-2, 5, map case

China-Burma-India Theater file 1928-1994

Scope and Content Note

Includes press releases, clippings, speeches, orders, maps, and transcript of Jones' diary. Arranged alphabetically by format.
Box: 1, 5

Clippings

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Claire Chennault's retirement, 1945

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

China, 1946

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

China and Japan, 1945

Box: 5

Oversize magazine clippings, 1942-1944

Scope and Content Note

Includes Life article by Clare Booth Luce
Box/Folder: 1 : 4-5

Diary of Paul L. Jones, 1941-1945

Scope and Content Note

Typed transcript, includes notes
Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Maps, 1943, undated

Map case

Map of Burma, undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Orders, 1928-1945

Box: 1-2

Subject file

Box/Folder: 1 : 8-11

Stilwell, Joseph, 1942-1994

Box: 1

Wetzel, Nevin

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

General, 1941-1986, undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

Engineer in the Far East: Memoirs of World War II in China, Burma and India, 1984

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter
Box/Folder: 2 : 1-2

Miscellany, 1942, 1944

Box: 2-4, 6

Photographs 1942-1945

Scope and Content Note

Includes black and white photographic prints, negatives, and slides. Arranged by format, with two groups of photographs. Includes photographs previously listed in the Hoover photograph card catalog. See also Scrapbooks.
Box: 2-4

Photographs previously separated, 1941-1946

Scope and Content Note

Originally listed in the Hoover photograph card catalog
Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Envelope A. 12 prints of military facilities in India, 1943; 18 prints of air base at Kweilin, China, 1944

Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Envelope B. 61 prints of Kunming, China, including exercises with Chinese soldiers, 1944; 13 prints of Chungking, China, 1942-1943; 9 prints of funeral arrangements of Lin Shen, 1943; 4 prints of Chinese troops in Burma, 1944, undated

Box/Folder: 2 : 5-6

Envelope C and D. 97 prints relating to the construction of the Ledo Road, Burma, 1943-1944; 18 prints of facilities and troops in Burma, 1944

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

Envelope E. 59 prints relating to the Battle of Myitkyina and the jungle training facility and general area after the battle, Burma, 1944

Box/Folder: 3 : 2

Envelope F. 42 prints of Chinese soldiers at training facility in Rangarh, India, 1943; 9 prints of construction of an air base at Cheng Tu, China, 1944; 3 prints (unidentified) in the China-Burma-India Theater, circa 1942-1945 1944

Box/Folder: 3 : 3-5

Envelope G, H and I. 105 prints of Joseph Stilwell, William Bergin, Chiang Kai-shek, Chou En-lai, Chu Teh, Claire Chennault, John Dill, Patrick Hurley, Douglas MacArthur, Mao Tse-tung, Frank Merrill, Brehon Somervell, Daniel I. Sultan, and others, 1941-1945

Box/Folder: 3 : 6

Envelope J. 15 prints of Joseph Stilwell with his family; 6 prints of Stilwell touring a Chrysler tank factory, 1945

Box/Folder: 4 : 1

Envelope K. 16 negatives of the 73rd Evacuation Hospital in North Burma, 1944; 26 negatives of Joseph Stilwell, Claire Chennault, and others, 1942-1946

Box: 4, 6

Photographs retained with collection, 1942-1945

Box/Folder: 4 : 2

Burma, 1944, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

[Cheng Tu Air Base], 1943

Box/Folder: 4 : 4

Chinese military cemetery near Kunming, China, 1944

Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Chinese troops near Ledo Road, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 6-9

Chungking, China, 1942-1944

Scope and Content Note

Includes headquarters
Box/Folder: 4 : 10

Chungking, China, and Washington, D.C., circa 1943, 1945

Box/Folder: 4 : 11

Japanese surrender at Okinawa, 1945

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter. See also Scrapbooks
Box/Folder: 4 : 12

Kunming, China, 1943, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 13

Kweilin Air Base, 1944

Box/Folder: 4 : 14

Mandalay, Burma, 1942

Scope and Content Note

Includes one print of area after bombing
Box/Folder: 4 : 15

Maymyo, Burma, 1942

Scope and Content Note

Currently named Pyin U Lwin
Box/Folder: 4 : 16

Myitkyina air strip, 1944

Box/Folder: 4 : 17

Stilwell, Joseph (includes "Uncle Joe's Chariot," Chungking and Kandy Ceylon), 1944, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 18

War correspondents and photographers who went on first B-29 raid from Cheng Tu, China, 1944

Box/Folder: 4 : 19

Slides, undated

Box: 4, 6

Negatives, 1942-1944, undated

Box/Folder: 4 : 20

Stilwell; Bill Bergin; CBI Headquarters in Chungking, undated

Box: 6

Assam, India and Kunming, China, undated

Scope and Content Note

Roll of negatives
Box: 6

Bombing mission, 10th Air Force, undated

Scope and Content Note

See China-Burma-India Theater file, diary. Roll of negatives
Box: 6

China, Chungking. Chinese temples. Ledo Road. India general, 1942-1944

Scope and Content Note

Roll of 35 mm negatives
Box: 6

Ledo Road, undated

Scope and Content Note

Roll of negatives
Box: 6

P38 and [P51] planes at an air base in India, circa 1944

Scope and Content Note

Roll of negatives
Box: 6

Stilwell (Ledo) Road under construction, circa 1944

Scope and Content Note

undated
Box: 7-9, map case

Scrapbooks 1942-1991

Scope and Content Note

Includes three scrapbooks containing photographs, memoranda, reports, correspondence, maps, a badge, and clippings.
Box: 7

Burma walkout, 1942-1987

Box/Folder: 7 : 1

Original housing, undated

Box/Folder: 7 : 2-3

Photographs, 1942, undated

Box/Folder: 7 : 4

Transcript of diary entries, notes, maps, clippings, book excerpts, 1942-1987

Box: 8-9, map case

Services of Supply, China Defense Supplies in Assam, 1942-1991, undated

Box: 8

Photographs, map, badge, original housing, 1942-1944, undated

Scope and Content Note

Housed in oversize box
Box/Folder: 9 : 1

Photographs, correspondence, and other documents, 1942-1944, undated

Map case

Clipping on the Burma Road, 1991

Box: 9, map case

U.S. Tenth Army and surrender of Ryukyus Islands at Tenth Army Headquarters on Okinawa, 1945, undated

Box/Folder: 9 : 2

Excerpts from letters to Winifred Stilwell, 1945

Box/Folder: 9 : 3

Original housing, undated

Box/Folder: 9 : 4-6

Photographs, 1945, undated

Map case

Okinawa Shima maps, undated

Box: 9

Declassified U.S. government records, 1944

Scope and Content Note

Formerly security-classified records of the U.S. government, released in full or in part. Arranged chronologically by date of release by Hoover, thereunder by date of creation.
Box/Folder: 9 : 7-8

Records released in 2013, 1944