The Tokyo War Crimes Trial, U.Va.

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

Digital Collection

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Parent Rape of Nanking Eyewitnesses Now Enroute to Tokyo News Article
Date
Language English
Collection C.W.J. Phelps Collection
Box Box 2
Folder Second Phelps Scrap Book
Repository University of Virginia Law Library
Rape of Nanking Eyewitnesses Now Enroute to Tokyo Nanking, June 9 (AP) – Eyewitnesses to the Japanese rape of Nanking emplaned for Tokyo yesterday, to testify at the international war crimes trial. The group included Americans M. S. Bates, professor at Nanking University and George Fitch, former chairman of the Nanking YMCA and several Chineses. Representatives of the prosecution staff came here from Tokyo seeking witnesses as well as photographs and statistical information on mass slayings during the Japanese occupation.