The KMT in Thailand: Guardian at the Northern Gate
|Shan State Map.|
Although KMT forces had always maintained a unified command structure in Burma, it established these two separate headquarters after moving to Thailand; this was symptomatic of deep internal divisions. For reasons never fully explained, Taiwan ordered its senior commander home in 1961 and subsequently cut back financial support for the remaining troops.
|KMT General Tuan.|
|KMT General Ly.|