Recovered Documents

After RPC-017 was initially recovered and amnestics were distributed a search for relevant documents was conducted. Among the recovered documents was a diary written by Akio Kurishi, of the 2nd Mixed Brigade, 109th IJA Division. Akio Kurishi's body was found in the second tunnel system's perimeter tunnel around Mount Suribachi.

Feb 20, 1945

Feb 21, 1945

Feb 22, 1945

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