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Location
Located on the the Indian subcontinent. Borders Pakistan to the west are China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast and Burma (Myanmar) and Bangladesh to the east. In the Indian Ocean is Sri Lanka (Ceylon) and the the Maldives Islands. Offshore are the Andaman Islands and Nicobar Islands which share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

Wartime History
The British Indian Empire encompassed present day India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. During the Pacific War, eastern India was attacked by Japanese Army forces and aircraft.  Many areas of India became staging bases and airfields in support of operations in China and Burma. Mohandas Gandhi's prominence as a statesman began during the war years and his influence lead postwar independence.

Tripura State  located in eastern India bordering Bangladesh to the north, west and south
National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT)  capital New Delhi
Ajmer State
Bhopal State
Bilaspur State
Coorg State
Himachal Pradesh State
Cutch State
Manipur State  located in eastern India near the border with Burma
Vindhya Pradesh State
Arunachal Pradesh State  located in northeast India

  Assam State
  town and airfield
  Connects Ledo, India via Burma to Kunming, China
  Located in Dibrugarh district in the state of Assam
  Located in Golaghat district in Assam State
  Located near the border with Burma
  West Bengal State
  Wartime airfields and history
  starting point of the Ledo Road (Stillwell Road)
  Located in eastern India
  Located in eastern India
  Tamil Nadu State
  Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal
    Union Territory
  Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal
  Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

 

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