Kôgun shôhei ni tsugu [To officers and men of the Japanese Imperial Army].

Accession Number RC05020
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J38
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 15.5 x 17.2 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 22 December 1942
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 the Solomon Islands. The leaflet is accompanied by an English translation of the text.The message on the leaflet urges Japanese soldiers to surrender rather than to continue killing for the sake of killing. It mentions that over a thousand Japanese officers and men have already surrendered and are preparing themselves at prisoner-of-war camps for the restoration of Japan.