The Tokyo War Crimes Trial, U.Va.

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

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Headless Bodies of 5 U. S. Flyers Found in Celebes News Article

Headless Bodies of 5 U. S. Flyers Found in Celebes 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
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Reports on the discovery of five United States flyers on the island of Celebes near Makassar (in Indonesia). Describes the condition of the bodies found in an unmarked grave as well as a statement from the native population that asserted the "Japanese made gala celebrations of the executions."