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The tag 'Hirohito' is associated with 16 posts.

FTR #509 The Death of Iris Chang

At the time of her death, Iris Chang was research­ing a book chron­i­cling the expe­ri­ences of sur­vivors of the Bataan Death March.


FTR #501 Norbert Schlei and the Strange Case of the “57’s”

Nor­bert Schlei, for­mer assis­tant attor­ney gen­er­al under JFK, attempt­ed to redeem Japan­ese gov­ern­ment bonds issued against the M‑Fund, a slush fund from Japan­ese loot from WWII.


Miscellaneous Archive Shows M1—M30

Pro­gram details and audio links.


FTR #446 Funds and Games

Record­ed Feb­ru­ary 14, 2004 Lis­ten: MP3 Side 1 | Side 2 RealAu­dio High­light­ing the post­war use of Axis trea­sure recov­ered by the Allies after World War II, this pro­gram talks about these Funds and the Games that were played with (and because of) them. Par­tic­u­lar empha­sis is on the post­war use of the mas­sive amount […]


FTR #428 Gold Warriors: An Interview with Peggy Seagrave

Lis­ten: MP3 Side 1 | Side 2 RealAu­dio   Intro­duc­tion: Fol­low­ing direct­ly and sup­ple­ment­ing FTRs #426 and #427, this inter­view with Peg­gy Sea­grave high­lights many of the key points of dis­cus­sion in the remark­able new book authored by Peg­gy and her hus­band Sterling–Gold War­riors: Amer­i­ca’s Secret Recov­ery of Yamashita’s Gold. (The Sea­graves authored The Yam­a­to Dynasty, […]


FTR #427 Guilding the Lily: The Japanese Looting of Asia in World War II

Lis­ten: MP3 One Seg­ment RealAu­dio NB: This RealAu­dio stream con­tains both FTRs #426 and #427 in sequence. Each is a 30 minute broad­cast. Fore­shad­ow­ing infor­ma­tion pre­sent­ed at greater length in FTR#428 and sup­ple­ment­ing infor­ma­tion pre­sent­ed in FTRs 290, 291, 426, the pro­gram sets forth the fas­ci­nat­ing tale of “Gold­en Lily,” the name for the loot­ing […]