Minami Taiheiyô Shûhô dai 6 gô [South Pacific Weekly No.6, 27 March].

Accession Number RC05055
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J70
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 26.5 x 20.5 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 2 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. An English translation of the text is attached. It reports the death of a Japanese painter, food shortages in Japan, defeats of the Axis countries in Russia and Africa, naval losses of Japan since the opening of the war and resentment to the Nazis in Europe. It also features poetry by the Japanese poet Issa.