Ba Maw

Ba Maw (Burmese: ဘမော်, ; 8 February 1893 – 29 May 1977) was a Burmese political leader, active during the interwar and World War II period.

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State Of Burma - Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere - Government of The State of Burma
... The first cabinet of the State of Burma consisted of Ba Maw, Prime Minister (in addition to his post as head of state) Thakin Mya, Deputy Prime Minister ... Ba Maw attended the Greater East Asia Conference in Tokyo from 5–6 November 1943 ... of the State of Burma quickly collapsed, and Ba Maw fled via Thailand to Japan, where he was captured later that year and was held in Sugamo Prison, Tokyo, until 1946 ...
Japanese Occupation Of Burma - Occupation
... Eventually, the Japanese Army turned to Ba Maw to form a government ... Ba Maw was afterwards declared head of state, and his cabinet included both Aung San as War Minister and the Communist leader Thakin Than Tun as Minister of Land and ... became apparent that Japanese promises of independence were merely a sham and that Ba Maw was deceived ...
Myanma - History - British Burma
1937, Burma became a separately administered colony of Great Britain and Ba Maw the first Prime Minister and Premier of Burma ... Ba Maw was an outspoken advocate for Burmese self-rule and he opposed the participation of Great Britain, and by extension Burma, in World War II ... Executive Administration headed by Ba Maw was established by the Japanese in August 1942 ...
Thakin Than Tun - Struggle For Freedom
... Association) and helped forge an alliance with Dr Ba Maw's Sinyètha (Poor Man's) Party to form the Freedom Bloc ... Ba Maw, and Kyaw Nyein ... When Ba Maw's pro-Japanese government was established in 1942, Than Tun served as Minister of Land and Agriculture, and he met and married Khin Gyi, sister of Aung San Suu Kyi's ...
Ba Maw - Politics
... From the 1920s onwards Ba Maw practiced law and dabbled in colonial-era Burmese politics ... Ba Maw was among the top lawyers who defended Saya San ... One of the presiding judges that tried Saya San was another Burmese lawyer Ba U ...