Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 28 May].

Accession Number RC05222
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J292
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 20.8 x 18.3 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 28 May 1945
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 Tokyo, Okinawa, Formosa and Burma. An English translation of the text is attached. This leaflet reports the bombing of the Japanese mainland, the advance of American troops towards Naha, Okinawa, the capture of Foochow, air raids on Formosa and the situation in Burma. The leaflet also discusses the capture of Heinrich Himmler.