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Item title: Japanese soldiers!
Title (romaji): Nihongun shôhei shokun
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (7/9/26 MXJ2)
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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 MXJ2
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: MXJ2
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages, mimeographed
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Leaflet
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 14/5/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Morotai [Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia), Moluccas (Maluku), Halmahera]
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. The leaflet states that Germany has surrendered to the Allied Forces and Japan is now isolated in the war. The leaflet was to be dropped on 14 May 1945 and tells Japanese soldiers to assemble at Telai village on 17 May in order to surrender. It assures them that the area will not be bombed or shelled.
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Last modified:07/08/2002 10:04:48 AM
Source:AJRP staff

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