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Commander-in-Chief, Allied Forces :The Japanese with this message has ceased resistance. He should be treated well in accordance with international law. Take him to the nearest Commanding Officer. [Verso. ca 1945].

Reference Number: Eph-A-WAR-WII-Pacific-1945-01-02

Shows Japanese and English writing. Made by the Allied forces, for distribution to surrendering Japanese troops. Refers to the Potsdam declaration of July 1945, calling on the Japanese to surrender, and therefore postdates that date.Written by a non-Japanese speaker.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Fliers (Printed matter) and Relief prints, related to Oceania, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Pacific Ocean and World War, 1939-1945 - Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.

Part of:
Commander-in-Chief, Allied Forces :The Japanese with this message has ceased resistance. He should be treated well in accordance with international law. Take him to the nearest Commanding Officer. [ca 1945]., Reference Number Eph-A-WAR-WII-Pacific-1945-01 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s) on one side of a flyer.Relief print, on flier, 162 x 198 mm.. Horizontal imageEphemera

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies where possible.

Other copies available: File print available in Ephemera Room.

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