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  • Burma Star

    The Burma Star is a military campaign medal, instituted by the United Kingdom in May 1945 for award to subjects of the British Commonwealth who served in the Second World War, specifically in the Burma Campaign from 1941 to 1945.One clasp, the Pacific Clasp , was instituted to be worn on the medal ribbon.==The Second World War Stars==Altogether eight campaign stars and nine clasps were initiall...

  • Konbaung Dynasty

    The Konbaung Dynasty (Burmese: ကုန္းေဘာင္ေခတ္, pronounced [kóuɴbàuɴ kʰɪʔ]) was the last dynasty that ruled Burma (Myanmar) from 1752 to 1885. The dynasty created the second largest empire in Burmese history, and continued the administrative reforms begun by the Toungoo dynasty, laying the foundations of modern state of Burma. The reforms proved insufficient to stem the advance of the British, w...

  • Holders of Burma Star Group

    It would be nice if we could find as many people as possible who were awarded "The Burma Star" for taking part in the Burma Campaign in the last war. My late faather was one of them..Let's see if we can find some more?