Minami Taiheiyô Shûho dai 14 gô [South Pacific Weekly No.14, 1 July].

Accession Number RC05077
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J94
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 20.5 x 27 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 6 July 1943
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 Melanesia and Netherlands East Indies. An English translation of the text is attached. This issue is dated 1 July 1943 and reports the funeral of Admiral Yamamoto, the air battle over Guadalcanal resulting in the loss of 74 planes by Japan, the defeat of the Italians in the Mediterranean, the isolated Japanese troops in New Guinea, the increased production capacity of the US war industries and the declining fertility rate in Japan.