Indaw is a town in northern Burma, in Sagaing Division, Katha District, Indaw Township. It is located about 2 km southeast of Indaw Lake. The rail junction at Naba is located about 6 km to the northeast of the town.
In 1944 during World War II, a major campaign was fought in Indaw between Japanese and British forces. The Japanese had two airfields at Indaw, the Indaw West strip  and the Indaw Lake strip.
- ^ Ooi, Keat Gin (2004) "Chindits" Southeast Asia: A historical encyclopedia, from Angkor Wat to East Timor ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, California, p. 341, ISBN 1-57607-770-5
- ^ "Indaw West - Airfield Id:3954" Pacific War Airfields Project
- ^ "Indaw (Indaw Lake) - Airfield Id:3953" Pacific War Airfields Project