Leaflet and Note, Japanese Surrender

Production date
02 Aug 1954

Object detail

Brief Description
Leaflet and note related to the Japanese Surrender during World War II.

a) Leaflet inviting remaining Japanese to surrender on Bougainville Island. would have been issued after the end of the war in late 1945.

Has red, white and blue decorations on the front. A line-drawing diagram of the islands is also on the front. There is Japanese writing on both front and back.

b) A small note addressed to the director of the museum. Explains how the donor acquired it and why they are donating it, but is not signed. It is dated 2 August 1954.
Production date
02 Aug 1954
Production place
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Paper; printed; red, blue and black ink.
Height x Width: 186 x 227mm
Height x Width: 154 x 116mm
Subject date
Other number(s)
m54/23, 25506


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