|Parent||Charge Jap Officer with Killing of Wisconsin GI News Article|
|Collection||C.W.J. Phelps Collection|
|Folder||First Phelps Scrap Book|
|Repository||University of Virginia Law Library|
Charge Jap Officer with Killing of Wisconsin GI Tokyo, Japan, March 12 (AP) – Uichi Ikegami, former Japanese first lieutenant, was charged today with torturing and killing Elbert Knox, Cuba City, Wis., at a Sasebo prison camp. Specifications were filed by Col. Alva C. Carpenter, chief of allied headquarters’ legal section. They charge that Knox was beaten and confined in a guardhouse without sufficient food, water, or clothing.