Source Information

Ancestry.com. Photographs of Japanese Soldiers and Allied Prisoners of War, 1942-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Original data: Photographs of Japanese Soldiers and of Allied Prisoners of War, 1942-1945; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1733, 1 roll); Records of Allied Operational and Occupation Headquarters, World War II, Record Group 331; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

About Photographs of Japanese Soldiers and Allied Prisoners of War, 1942-1945

This database contains 46 photographs of World War II Japanese soldiers and Allied Prisoners of War (POWs). Each photo includes a caption describing the subject or event of the picture. The captions are English translations of descriptions originally given to the photographs by the Japanese forces that took the photographs. These captions are listed in the browse table below.