WELCOME TO THE ANGLO-BURMESE LIBRARY
Dedicated to the collection, indexing and preservation of records and histories of families in colonial-era Burma,
and the preservation and updating of the "Trek out of Burma" - i.e. the 1942 Evacuation and Casualty lists.
We hope you find our site useful and that it can provide you with information regarding your family history.
In the members area you will find a variety of content and by becoming a member you will help us to continue our research
and acquire more material of interest. Please see below for a description of some of the items we hold.
Church records & returns
Thacker's & other Directories,
Schools & Colleges, various years
Companies:- Burmah Oil, Burma Railways, Forest & Timber Industry
Newspapers - Moulmein Chronicle, Burma Echo, Rangoon Times,
others to follow.
Documents from the Myanmar National Archives.
Thousands of files, like the examples below are indexed on our database all relating directly to Burma, covering a wide range of subjects and all aspects of life.
There is something here for everyone, whether they are purely interested in family history or have a wider interest in the minutiae of colonial administration.
Naturalization applications, (mini C.V.'s,) Certificates
Photos of headstones
from around the country.
Irrawaddy Flotilla Co. - background, photos, vessels, & magazine extracts.
Forest & Timber Industry
Churches from around the country
Photo Gallery, always updated
Biographies, Who's Who in Burma,
India Office Lists, Freemasonry, Military.
Donations are welcome, including photographs, documents and family memoirs.