Nihongun kakubutai shikikan kakui [Responsible officers of the Japanese Forces].

Accession Number RC04976
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J185
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 25.6 x 17.8 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made c 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

A propaganda leaflet produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War. This leaflet is written in Japanese and was distributed to Melanesia. The leaflet is accompanied by an English translation of the text. The message encourages the Japanese commanders to accept defeat and urges them to surrender to avoid losing any more precious lives. The message states that the Allies are prepared to negotiate a conditional surrender which the Japanese can honourably accept.