A) To Military Men: Why did Japan start this war? Why is it necessary to sacrifice hundreds of thousands of Japan's brave and outstanding young men and bring about the destruction of homes, factories, merchant ships, and to cause the civilians to live in great poverty?
It is just like the Nomanhan Incident in which 18,000 outstanding Japanese solderies were needlessly sent to their deaths without the permission of the Emperor by military leaders selfishly seeking personal military glory. The military clique attacked teh United States without provocation and without the full support of the Emperor who has always yearned for peace. In there arrogant blindness they seek to dominate the world regardless of the cost to the nation.
Instead of a peaceful policy which would give Japan access to the riches of the world through trade with other nations, the corrupt Japanese leaders have elected to enrich themselves by plunder and robbery. Instead of the traditional Japanese policy, living in peace with other nations of the world, the military clique has made Japan a country without friends.
Is it true patriotism to fight in a war brought about by an ambitious and selfish military clique?
B) To Civilians: The Army is well supplied with foodn and water. Demand that they provide you with the necessitites of life.
They are responsible for the fact that you cannot provide for youreslf. By staying in the cities and towns they have exposed your home sand your lives to destruction and made you dependent on them.
Apply to the Japanese Army for food and water. do not accept a refusal.
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