The Tokyo War Crimes Trial, U.Va.

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

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Parent Doc. No. 716 - Analysis of Documentary Evidence
Date 6 March 1946
Language English
Collection Tavenner Papers & IMTFE Official Records
Box Box 24
Folder Selected Analysis Document Evidence - No Order
Repository University of Virginia Law Library
International Prosecution Section Doc. No. 716 6 March 1946 Analysis of Attached Document. Description of Attached Document. Title and Nature: Statements by Japanese Govt., and Lectures by Premier Prince KONOYE Date: Original (x) Copy ( ) Language: Japanese Has it been translated? Yes ( ) No (x) Has it been photostated? Yes ( ) No (x) Location of Original (also Witness if applicable) as of: Document Division Source of Original: Home Ministry Office, the Reports Board Persons implicated: Crimes to which document applicable: Aggressive warfare Summary of Relevant Points (with page references): Declarations by the Govt. and Prince KONOYE as to fundamental national policy, 1 Aug 1940, (pp. 3, 6); Broadcast on the “grave situation”, 28 Sept 1940; Declaration on the conclusion of the Sino-Jap treaty, 30 Nov 1940; Administrative policy, in 76th Diet session, 21 Jan 1941; Prince KONOYE on Legal Status of IRAA, 8 Feb 1941, (p. 26); joint declaration on China and Japan (KONOYE and Wang Ching-Wei), 23 June 1941, (p. 33); Govt. announcement of important national policy, 2 July 1941, (p. 45). Analyst: Capt. Phelps Doc. No. 716