|Parent||5 Convicted on Morotai News Article|
|Collection||C.W.J. Phelps Collection|
|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.