Diary of Leon Ma. Guerrero

15th February 1945

The Asahi warned that “we must expect the danger of the enemy fleet invading the coastal waters of our mainland with separate campaign objectives.”

A Japanese father-of-family told me that Japanese women would never be the same again. He said his daughter was now earning 50 yen a month at a munitions factory and was beginning to feel that she did not need her father anymore.