Senkyô shûhô [Weekly war news, 27 October - 4 November].

Accession Number RC05126
Collection number Leaflets Collection (Far Eastern Liaison Office Leaflets) J236
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Item
Item count 1
Measurement Overall: 20.5 x 16.6 cm
Object type Leaflet
Maker Far Eastern Liaison Office
Date made 13 November 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

A propaganda leaflet produced by the Far Eastern Liaison Office (FELO) during the Second World War. This leaflet is written in Japanese and was distributed to the Netherlands East Indies and the Philippines. An English translation of the text is attached. This leaflet reports the advance of the Allied Forces into the Philippines, the losses of the Japanese Navy during the battle off the Philippines, the bombings of Japanese ships near Luzon Island, the Parawan Sea and Sandakan, and the air raids on Japanese positions in Celebes, Halmahera, Seram and Ambon. It also mentions the war situation in Europe and includes a brief joke at the end.