Good video on How Japanese treated prisoners and how Japanese POWs were treated

Good video on Japanese views of prisoners of war and why they treated POWs so badly and how the allies treated Japanese POWs.


Thanks for posting, excellent Video.

Here is a follow up on this. The massive repatriations of the Japanese and others to home. This is only Chapter 6 but it is part of a massive study on the demobilization operations for Japan which took a long time and involved among other things shipping many people back home. Note the map with the ginormous numbers and note: A lot of those were civillians being expelled e.g. the Kuriles which became Soviet and Sakhalin which was Russian, went partly to Japan in 1905 and became Soviet in 1945.

Chapter 6: Overseas Repatriation Movements (

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