The Notes of Japanese Soldier in USSR

Kiuchi Nobuo was a Japanese air corps soldier captured by the Soviet Army at the end of World War II.  Nobuou has drawn a series of postcard-like cartoons recounting his experiences as a P.O.W.   Life in a Siberian prison camp was extremely hard, no surprise, but he did live in more pleasant places and recounts tolerable, bittersweet and even seemingly enjoyable experiences.


Posted on February 7, 2008, in cartoons, pacifism and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. an incredible find; thanks for posting.

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