WWII JAG Case Files, Pacific - Navy

Records: 19,774 · Complete: 100%

JAG is the acronym for Judge Advocate General. These records comprise legal case files relating to crimes committed during World War II by Japanese soldiers and sailors, prosecuted under US military law. Not all of the accused were guilty. These records are sorted by case file titles. Some files are brief, while others may contain hundreds of pages of testimony, correspondence, and court documents.

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Fold3, WWII JAG Case Files, Pacific - Navy (/title/492/wwii-jag-case-files-pacific-navy : accessed November 21, 2019), database and images,

Publication Title
WWII JAG Case Files, Pacific - Navy
Total Records
Records: 19,774 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number:
C72
Record Group:
125
Published on Fold3
November 5, 2007
Last Updated
November 5, 2007
Description
NARA C72. Trial documents relating to Japanese prisoners of war and crimes committed during World War II.