The Tokyo War Crimes Trial, U.Va.

The Tokyo War Crimes Trial

Digital Collection

WAR 80671

WAR 80671

Date 22 June 1947
Language English
Collection Tavenner Papers & IMTFE Official Records
Box Box 5
Folder General Reports and Memoranda from June 1947
Repository University of Virginia Law Library
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Telegram from WAR WDSCA (WC) to CINFE (Carpenter Legal Sect.) Requests all information that pertains to ISHII BW group activities in relation to possible violations of the rules of land warfare. States that the current evidence now in possession of the Legal Sect SCAP, "does not warrant such charge against and trial of ISHII and his group." This telegram is in relation to the possibility of bringing charges against ISHII and his subordinates for employing biological warfare.