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Item title: South Pacific Weekly No.28
Title (romaji): Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 28 gô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/12 J172)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial leaflets
AJRP series: Far Eastern Liaison Office propaganda leaflets
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: 7/9/12 J172
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: J172
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages, mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 3/3/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Truk Island [Central Pacific, Caroline Islands]
Marshall Islands [Central Pacific]
Guadalcanal [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Solomon Islands]
Green Island [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Solomon Islands]
Finschhafen Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula]
Rabaul [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Rabaul Area]
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. This issue covers matters such as the disappointment among Japanese people with the recent performance of their forces, the capture of the Huon Peninsula by the Australian and American forces, the occupation of Green Island by the Allied Forces, the daily bombing of Japanese positions in Rabaul and Kavieng, the situation in the Marshall Islands and the naval victory of the Allies in Truk. 100,000 of them were printed.
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Last modified:11/28/2001 04:15:46 PM
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