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Defendants - Charges Against

Reduce Charges Against Homma to Speed Trial News Article

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Gives updates on the progress of Homma's trial in Manila, including the fact that "11 minor specifications to the 48 charges against" him were stricken which should speed up the trial. The trial will undergo a weeklong recess. Other news wire updates include: information on the testimony of Col. John R. Pugh and Maj. Achilles Tisdelle regarding the death march; the conviction of a Japanese guard by an Australian military court at Labuan; approval for a military commission to try Japanese accused of atrocities against B-29 fliers; and the opening of a trial in Singapore to try Japanese war criminals accused of starving and beating more than 500 Indians during a 34 day sea voyage from Singapore to Palau.
Date: 
1946CE Jan 22nd

Three Burmese, Jap Leave Sugamo for Trials in Burma News Article

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Reports that Dr. Thein Maung (puppet Burmese ambassador to Japan), Maung Khin and Gyi Maung (both from the Burmese Embassy) have left Sugamo Prison in preparation for their transport to Burma where they are wanted by the British government. Lt. Col. Yoshitada Nagatomo will also be tried by the British.

List of Names of Japanese & Puppets in China

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Detailed list with names and brief biographies of those individuals who served as Japanese and Chinese Puppets and "who exercised control over civilians in Occupied China." The list was compiled by "the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic Services" on April 15, 1945 and disseminated in "Civilian Controls in Occupied China." The list was sent to the Commanding General, U. S. Forces, China Theater in New York, New York.
Date: 
1945CE Nov 26th

List of Names of Japanese & Puppets in China

Contributors: 
Description: 
Detailed list with names and brief biographies of those individuals who served as Japanese and Chinese Puppets and "who exercised control over civilians in Occupied China." The list was compiled by "the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic Services" on April 15, 1945 and disseminated in "Civilian Controls in Occupied China." The list was sent to the Commanding General, U. S. Forces, China Theater in New York, New York.
Date: 
1945CE Nov 26th

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