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Item title: South Pacific News Bulletin No.34
Title (romaji): Minami Taiheiyô jihô dai 34 gô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/12 J210)
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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 J210
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: J210
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages, mimeographed copy and print
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 28/6/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
South Pacific
North Pacific
Content: This item is a Japanese-language propaganda news bulletin produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office during the Second World War. An English translation of the text is attached. The text is dated on 24 June 1944. Included in the events covered by this issue are the death of NAKAZATO Kaizan, the bombing of Kyûshû, the air raids on the Bonin Islands and the Marianas, the landing of American troops on Saipan and the bombing of the mainland Japan by B-29 bombers. It also discusses the war situation in Burma and in Europe, and the Japanese naval losses to the end of 1944. 50,000 of them were printed. 27,000 of these leaflets were dispatched to Nadzab on 8 and 12 July 1944 and 20,000 of them were dispatched to Darwin on 8 July 1944.
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Last modified:11/28/2001 04:17:20 PM
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