The trial of Japanese Sergeant Major Sugino was held at HQ 9th Australian Division on 3 December 1945. He was charged with 'having caused to be killed 46 Australian, British and Indian POWs at Miri in Borneo on 10 June 1945'. He was found guilty and sentenced to death.
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