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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 March in Asian history

 1973-03 Last US in China freed

 

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 29 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 29, 2019

1521: On Good Friday, a kasikasi (blood compact) between Magellan and Rajah Kolambu, emissary of the King of Limasawa, an island off the coast of southern Leyte, sealed an implicit political pact between Spain and the Philippines
 http://www.pinoystop.org/29-march-1521/

1849: Britain formally annexes Punjab after defeating the Sikh. The Young Maharajah Duleep Singh (11) is removed from the throne
http://www.thesikhencyclopedia.com/the-british-and-sikhs-1849-1947/annexation-of-the-punjab

1849-03-29 Punjab annexé

 1857: Sepoy Mangal Pandey, of the 34th Regiment, Bengal native Infantry, revolts against the British rule in India and inspires a long-drawn War of Independence of 1857, also known as the Sepoy mutiny
http://history1800s.about.com/od/thebritishempire/ss/The-Sepoy-Mutiny_2.htm
http://www.chapatimystery.com/archives/univercity/the_trial_of_mangal_pandey_i.html

1857-03-29 Mangal Pandey revolt

1868: Battle of Hokuetsu, battle of the Boshin War of the Meiji restoration, in the area of modern Niigata Prefecture
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hokuetsu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boshin_War

1942: The Communist Party of the Philippines, founds the People’s Anti-Japanese Army (Huk) under the command of Luis Taruc
http://everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1282039

1945 : The Japanese called off the attempt to recapture Meiktila, Burma
http://warfarehistorynetwork.com/daily/wwii/a-burmese-jungle-masterstroke-commonwealth-troops-in-meiktila/
http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=192

1951: The Chinese reject MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea

1953: During the Korean War, on United Nations, the talks on the prisoners of war question resume

1955: In Saigon (South Vietnam), Violent fighting during two days between the Buddhist Binh-Xuyen sect and the National army  loyal to President Ngo Dinh Diem

1961 End of the meeting of SEATO which excludes any immediate military action in Laos

1969: In the Philippines, foundation of the New People’s Army, by the Communist Party (maoist) led by Bernabe Buscayno (Kumander Dante)
http://www.fas.org/irp/world/para/npa.htm
http://www.pcij.org/edsa20/dante-buscayno.html

1971: Lt William Calley is convinced of premeditated murder for the My Lay massacre (Vietnam) and sentenced to life in prison
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/29/newsid_2530000/2530975.stm

1973: The last United State soldiers leave South Vietnam and Hanoi frees the remaining American prisoners of war held in North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-withdraws-from-vietnam
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0329.html#article

 

1973-03 Last US in China freed

1973: Operation Barrel Roll, a covert US bombing campaign in Laos to stop communist infiltration of South Vietnam, ends
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Barrel_Roll

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTdwwhfP7jo