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Item title: KAMIYAMA Isamu interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/3)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS interrogation reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/3
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-136 (Serial no. 214)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 4 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 4/8/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:15th Construction Unit 2nd Coy 2nd Pl 6th Sect
Names: KAMIYAMA Isamu, Formosan civilian employee
Languages: English
Area:Formosa (Taiwan) [Japan–Formosa]
Giruwa [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area]
Soputa [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for Formosan Civilian Employee KAMIYAMA Isamu of the 15th Construction Unit 2nd Company 2nd Platoon 6th Section, who was captured in Soputa on 1 March 1943. KAMIYAMA, a 19 year old labourer from Formosa had only limited knowledge of Japanese. During the interrogation, KAMIYAMA provided limited information on his construction unit which had about 80 to 90 members in a platoon. His knowledge of other units and operations was very limited.
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