Bisumaruku-kai nihon gosô sendan fukumetsu no jikkyô [Attack on Japanese Army convoy in the Bismarck Sea].

Accession Number RC05050
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J64
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 14.8 x 17.1 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 15 March 1943
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 and the Netherlands East Indies. The leaflet is accompanied by an English translation of the text. A drawing on the leaflet describes the attack on the Japanese Army convoy in the Bismarck Sea, which reportedly resulted in the loss of 10 warships, 12 transport ships, 102 planes and the lives of 15,000 soldiers.