Pioneers

AUNG SAN (February 13, 1915 – July 19, 1947)

AUNG

A

  • Architect of Burma’s Independence
  • Signed Aung San – Atlee Agreement
  • It led to the Nu – Atlee Agreement that gave Independence.

U

  • University Student Leader
  • Chief Editor of Oway Magazine
  • Refused to name the author of “Hell Hound Turned Loose”.
  • He was expelled, resulting in the 1938 Universities Student Strike.
  • Translated “Invictus“.
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N

  • National Unity & Solidarity Proponent
  • Organized the Pinlon (Panlong) Agreement.
  • The agreement was signed on February 12, 1947.
  • February 12 is celebrated as Pyi Daung Su Nay.

G

  • Gone but not forgotten
  • He was a General, but he promised to step down after Independence.
  • He was gunned down at the tender age of 32.

SAN

S

  • Showed leadership & personal sacrifice
  • He wore torn uniforms.
  • He ate Pebyoke and Nanbya.

A

  • Anti Fascist People’s Freedom League (AFPFL)
  • He was a Co-founder.

N

  • National Planning Advocate
  • He displayed Nationalism and Patriotism by deeds and not words.

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