Page Fifty-Two, Scrapbook, 1942-1945

Dublin Core

Title

Page Fifty-Two, Scrapbook, 1942-1945

Subject

World War, 1939-1945 - War work - United States
Surrenders - Japanese - Okinawa
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns & battles--Americans--Japan.

Description

Page fifty-two, non-resistance certificate with narrative, “Leaflets like the one above were scattered from planes behind the Japanese lines on Okinawa. Many of the natives come in waving them but not many Japanese did."

The leaflet reads: "The Bearer has ceased resistance. Treat him in accordance with International Law. Take him to the nearest commanding officer. C-in-C American Forces."

Creator

Fisher, James Lee

Date

1942-1945

Is Part Of

The James Lee and Ethel M. Fisher Family Archives, AV2021.4

Format

jpeg

Extent

1 scrapbook page

Type

image

Identifier

D2021-COPY-0805-0054

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Scrapbook

Physical Dimensions

10 x 12 inches

Citation

Fisher, James Lee, “Page Fifty-Two, Scrapbook, 1942-1945,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed September 18, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/5446.