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Parent 5 Convicted on Morotai News Article
Language English
Collection C.W.J. Phelps Collection
Box Box 1
Folder First Phelps Scrap Book
Repository University of Virginia Law Library
5 Convicted on Morotai Sydney (AP) – A dispatch from Morotai Island to the Sydney Telegraph reported conviction of 36 Japanese and acquittal of 7 others at a mass war crimes trial on charges of torturing Australian and Dutch prisoners at Tantoei camp on Ambon Island. Sentences were not pronounced immediately.