DIFFICULT COUNTRY Armoured vehicles on the way to liberate the Irrawaddy railhead city of Prome upheld by a river in flood. CAPTURE OF THE OILFIELDS Sikhs who took part in the capture of the valuable Burma oilfields in their foxholes north of Chauk. THE GUARDIANS OF A BURMESE TEMPLE Prome third city of Burma was liberated after a sharp encounter with a few straggling Japanese. This picture shows C.urkha troops on their arrival in the city marching past the grotesque guardians of a temple. 2181
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