Shashin tsuki Nihongo chirashi [Japanese pictorial leaflet].

Accession Number RC05088
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J190
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 18.1 x 12.7 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 pictorial propaganda leaflet produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War and distributed to Melanesia and the Netherlands East Indies. The leaflet includes five pictures accompanied by captions in Japanese. These pictures depict the beginning of the re-capture of Dutch New Guinea, Allied men and equipment immediately before the landing, preparations of meals before fighting, the air-raids before the landing on 22 April and some of the 288 Japanese aircraft destroyed by the air raids.