25th August, 1945

American fighters flew low over Tokyo throughout the day. Most of the Japanese on the streets did not look up. One or two however shook their fists at the sky and shouted: “Dogs! Sons of dogs!” Still the tension of the past few days has definitely broken. Some soldiers took over an outlying radio transmitter..

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April 22, 1944 (Saturday)

Official Reception at the Philippine Embassy. At 4:00 p.m. an official reception was held at the Philippine Embassy given by the Ambassador in honor of the Philippine Special Gratitude Mission. The party was held at the Embassy gardens, attended by such dignitaries as Premier General Hideki Tojo, Minister of Foreign Affairs [Mamoru] Shigemitsu, Minister of..

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