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Timeline Event: British Destroy Burma Oil Fields

Apr 14, 1942

British Destroy Burma Oil Fields

British forces began destroying the Yenangyaung oil fields in Burma as the Japanese pressed their drive northward.

Theater:  CBI Theater

ItemType:  Event

Source:  World War II History

Date Added: 2010-04-14

Tags: Oil, British, Japanese, Burma, Burmese, Oil Fields

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