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    I though it would post these, I was given these by someone I work with in Japan, who had found them in the family home. I'm sure some of you will find these interesting.

    A collection of war time newspapers that cover the advance through South East Asia.

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    I haven't had time to take a good look at them and work out all the dates, sadly I do not speak Japanese, but I'm hoping with the date and pictures I can work out the main stories.

    This one though is a 2 page pictorial of the paratroop landing on Celebes in the Dutch East Indies in Jan '42

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    This is the surrender of Singapore.

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    Here is another, showing maps of both the Philippines and Malaya

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    Hopefully I will get some time to study them better this weekend and I'll post a summary, some are very fragile so I want to try an protect them.
    Thanks,
    Steve.

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    Excellent historical material Steve , extremely fragile i would think !
    REGARDS AL

    We are the Pilgrims , master, we shall go
    Always a little further : it may be
    Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow
    Across that angry or that glimmering sea...

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