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Item title: South Pacific Weekly No.5, 20 March
Title (romaji): Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 5 gô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/12 J68)
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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: 7/9/12 J68
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: J68
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages, print and mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 1/4/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Bismarck Archipelago [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Guadalcanal [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Solomon Islands]
Burma [Burma–Thailand]
Content: This item is a Japanese-language propaganda newspaper produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office during the Second World War. An English translation of the text is attached. Matters discussed include an special amendment bill aimed at imposing strict penalties against criticism of government policy, the loss in the battle of the Bismarck Sea, the situation of the war between Russia and Germany, the loss of merchant ships in Burma, the souring relationship between Germany and Japan, etc. 54,000 of them were printed.
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Last modified:08/26/2005 12:04:17 PM
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