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Item title: Postal savings book for NEGISHI Keiichi
Title (romaji): Negishi Keiichi no yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500250)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500250
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500250
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 booklet, 4 folds
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): ?/?/1940 to 24/2/1941
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:15th Infantry Regt 2nd Machine Gun Unit
38th Eastern Unit
Names: NEGISHI Keiichi
Languages: Japanese
Area:Lae [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Content: This item is a postal savings book issued to NEGISHI Keiichi. The front cover contains columns for account number, the agency responsible for the original register, remarks, address and name. The back cover shows a list of instructions. The savings book was issued by the Postal Savings Department but the original register was transferred to the Dairen [Dalian] branch. The unit names written in the address space indicates NEGISHI belonged to the 2nd Machine Gun Unit of the 15th Infantry Regiment and later he was transferred to the Negishi Unit of the 38th Eastern Unit. The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions started some time earlier than 25 May 1940 and ended on 24 Feburary 1941. This item was captured at Lae on 1 July 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Postal savings book for NEGISHI Keiichi
ATIS number: 500250
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: NEGISHI Keiichi
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 15th Infantry Regt 2nd Machine Gun Unit
38th Eastern Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Hohei Dai 15 Rentai Dai 2 Kikanjû Tai, Tôbu Dai 48 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Lae
Date of acquisition: 07/01/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:09:21 AM
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