Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 13 July].

Accession Number RC05236
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J305
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 20.2 x 15.5 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 13 July 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 Balikpapan and Wake Island. An English translation of the text is attached. Events covered by this issue are the recapture of Balikpapan by the Australian forces, the end of the Philippine campaign, the intensified bombing targeting Japanese war industries, the situation in Burma and the evacuation of wounded Japanese solders from Wake Island.