Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 27 February].

Accession Number RC05159
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J273
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 25.0 x 22.5 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 27 February 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 Iwo Jima and Manila Bay. An English translation of the text is attached. Events covered by this issue are the bombing of Tokyo on 25 February 1945, the imminent fall of Iwojima, the occupation of Manila by the American forces, the capture of Burmese silver and lead mines by the Chinese forces, the Allied offensives launched in Germany and the fall of Breslau.