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Nearly fifty black and white photos recovered from the Japanese after World War II comprise this collection. Each includes a typed cover page, followed by a page with the description in Japanese, then the photo. They include images as diverse as flamethrowers, surrendering US soldiers, Japanese generals, and bicycle units entering a city.…More
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Annotation added: Photographs of Japanese Soldiers and of Allied Prisoners of War,...
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Plane is Grumman F4F-3 (BuNo 4019), assigned to Marine Fighting Sqdn (VMF) 211on 21 Oct 1941. Flown on CAP 8 Dec 1941 by 2ndLt John F. Kinney USMC; on 11 Dec 1941 by Capt. Henry T. Elrod, USMC (Medal of Honor, post.) attacked and sank KISARAGI.
Formerly an officer in Ireland famed for his interrogation techniques. Surrenderd the Imperial garrison at Singapore. Survived prison camp. He was present at the Japanese surrender at Tokyo Bay on board the USS Missouri in September 1945.
Photographs of Japanese Soldiers and of Allied Prisoners of War, 1942-1945. Original data from: The National Archives
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