in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online May 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Asian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 970 words.
Ne Win (1911–2002), military ruler of Burma, was born Shu Maung on 14 May 1911 in Paungdale, central Burma, the son of Po Kha, a revenue surveyor, and his wife, Mi Le. His father's home was...