Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 29 gô [South Pacific Weekly no 29].

Accession Number RC04965
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J175
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 18.8 x 12.2 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 24 March 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

A propaganda newspaper produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War. The item is written in Japanese and was distributed to Truk Island, Eniwetok, Kwajelein Island, Admiralty Islands, Los Negros Island and Rabaul. An English translation of the text is attached. This issue covers events such as the Empress' Birthday, the Dolls' Festival, the concerns about the war among Japanese citizens, the death of KOKUBU Seigai and the defeats of the Japanese in the South and Central Pacific. It also discusses the shipping problem of Japan and the situation in Burma. The recent war situation in Europe is also mentioned.