Double Victory: Minorities and Women During World War II
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Koki Hirota stands trial



Koki Hirota listens to the death sentence read by Sir William Webb of Australia (not shown), President of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East on 12 November 1948. Hirota was prime minister of Japan from March 1936 to February 1937, and foreign minister under Saito, Okada, and Konoye.

[National Archives]

 

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