Doc. No. 1224 - Analysis of Documentary Evidence
Analysis of Privy Council meeting concerning Conclusion of Treaty between Japan and Burma regarding Territory of Burma in the Shan District. Persons implicated: Privy Council. Summary of relevant points: Foreign Minister SHIGEMITSU explained the significance of the draft of the Treaty /page 7/, explaining that Burma might be able to give military assistance "but our (Japan's) military responsibilities will not be lightened."