Broinowski, R L

Place Oceania: Pacific Islands, Bismarck Archipelago, New Ireland
Accession Number MSS0824
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 folder
Object type Typescript
Maker Broinowski, R L
Date made 1945
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/013/032
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

"Working dream" recollections of RL Broinowski's visit to the Japanese occupied Duke of York Islands (between Rabaul and New Ireland New Guinea). His party were tasked to pass on instructions to the Japanese at war's end. He describes reactions and living conditions of the Japanese and the local inhabitants.