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Item title: South Pacific Weekly No.33
Title (romaji): Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 33 gô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/12 J201)
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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 J201
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: J201
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages, mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 6/6/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
New Guinea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Surabaya [Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia), Java (Jawa)]
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. Major events included in the coverage are the Honan operations and the situation in the war in China, the air raids on Tokyo and its vicinity and its impact on the war industry, the black markets and illegal dealings in Japan, the fierce bombing of Surabaya on 17 May 1944, the consecutive defeats of the Japanese forces in New Guinea and the surrender of Japanese servicemen and the situation in the North and Central Pacific. It also reports the war in Burma and the situation in Europe. 100,000 of them were printed.
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