Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 11 December].

Accession Number RC05133
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J244
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 18.9 x 16.0 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 12 December 1944
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. This item is written in Japanese and was distributed to Leyte and Iwo Jima. An English translation of the text is attached. The leaflet is dated 11 December 1944 and covers a new landing at Ipil on Leyte by the Allied Force, the air raid on Iwojima by B-29s on 8 December 1944 and other successful operations by B-29s. It also mentions the earthquake on 7 December in Japan and the movement of the Russian forces near Austria.