Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 5 March].

Accession Number RC05161
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J275
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 23.2 x 18.8 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 6 March 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, Palawan and Tokyo. An English translation of the text is attached. This issue reports the use of the southern airfield on Iwojima by the American Air Force, the occupation of Palawan Island by the American forces, the bombing of Tokyo on 4 March, the advance of the Allied Forces to the Rhine River in Germany, the advance of the Russian forces to the Baltic coast and the provision of relief supplies for people in France, Italy and Greece.