Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 9 gô [South Pacific Weekly No.9].

Accession Number RC05060
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J78
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall : 10.6 x 16 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 22 April 1943
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 Melanesia and New Guinea. An English translation of the text is attached. A copy of the wrong issue (No.8) is numbered J78, together with the English translation of the text of the 9th issue. Issue No. 9 reports a banquet given by Prime Minister Tojo to the envoy from China, the first anniversary of the landing of Japanese troops in New Guinea, food shortages in Japan, the defeat of the Japanese Navy in the Solomon Islands as well as the defeats of the Axis countries in Africa, Russia and Europe.