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Item title: Officers and men of the Second Japanese Army
Title (romaji): Nihon Dai 2 Gun shôhei ni atafuru nyûsu
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/26 MXJ35)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial leaflets
AJRP series: Far Eastern Liaison Office propaganda leaflets
AJRP sub-series:
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: 7/9/26 MXJ35
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: MXJ35
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages, mimeographed
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 5/9/1945 to ?/9/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Japanese unit names:2nd Japanese Army
Names: TESHIMA, Lt Gen; OYAMA Tôru, Capt ; TOYAMA Minoru, Capt; Blamey, Gen Sir Thomas Albert
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Celebes (Sulawesi) [Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia)]
Moluccas (Maluku) [Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia)]
Content: This Japanese-language propaganda leaflet was produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office at the end of the Pacific War. An English translation of the text is attached. It states that Lieutenant General TESHIMA of the 2nd Japanese Army signed the formal document of surrender on 9 September on Morotai. Captain ÔYAMA and Captain TOYAMA also signed it as the representatives of the Navy. After the ceremony, General Blamey told Lieutenant General TESHIMA to carry out orders from himself or from his representatives without delay and all Allied personnel in Japanese hands are safeguarded and nourished and delivered to Allied Commanders.
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Last modified:11/24/2005 12:38:20 PM
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