Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 27 November].

Accession Number RC05129
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J240
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 20.2 x 16.5 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 30 November 1944
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 the Philippines, North Pacific and Hollandia. An English translation of the text is attached. The leaflet reports the air raid on Tokyo by large numbers of Super Fortresses (B-29 bombers) on 24 November 1944, the capture of Limon on Leyte by the American forces, the bombardment of the Kurile Islands and the shipping losses suffered by the Japanese. It also touches on the situation in Europe. The leaflet includes a picture of two Super Fortresses on the back.