Instruction No. 119

INSTRUCTION REGARDING THE SELECTION OF
FILIPINO RIDING PONIES

December 2, 1942

The Honorable
The CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION
Manila

With regard to the above, the candidate ponies already selected will be reviewed and re-selected by the Army authorities according to the following plan. You are, therefore, requested to notify the persons concerned and to receive further instructions from Mr. Igarasi (Siseikan) of the Sangyoobu (Department of Industries).

SCHEDULE

1. Date, time and place of assembly of ponies and owners:

December 14th, at 9:00 o’clock, San Lazaro Hippodrome, Manila. Ponies selected from the City of Manila and Pasig, Rizal.
December 15th, at 9:00 o’clock, Plaza of the San Jose Church, Batangas. Ponies selected in Batangas, Lipa and San Jose, Province of Batangas.
December 15th, 12:00 noon, the Rizal Park, Calamba, Province of Laguna. Ponies selected at Calamba and Santa Rosa, Province of Laguna.

2. Instructions regarding the ponies selected will be issued by the Chief of the Selection Committee, Lieutenant-Colonel Simada.

3. An allowance of ₱8 per head will be awarded to all ponies assembled.

DIRECTOR GENERAL
JAPANESE MILITARY ADMINISTRATION

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library