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Item title: Service record for Flt Sgt YOSHIYAMA Masateru
Title (romaji): Hikô Gunsô Yoshiyama Masateru kôkahyô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500311/2)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500311/2
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500311/2
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 4 pages, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open subject to condition
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Service record
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 31/08/1942 to 01/11/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:26th Airfield Coy
2nd Aviation Education Unit 1st Coy
Names: YOSHIYAMA Masateru, Sgt; ÔYAMA Shigeo, Coy Cdr; YOSHIDA Minoru, Coy Cdr
Languages: Japanese
Area:Korako [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item consists of duplicate copies of a service record for Flight Sergeant YOSHIYAMA Masateru, from the 26th Airfield Unit. The service record covers Sergeant YOSHIYAMA's career between August 1942 and November 1943, and contains detailed comments from superior officers on his behaviour, aptitude and achievements. The record also contains notes on the health and well-being of Sergeant YOSHIYAMA's immediate family. This item was captured at Korako in April 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Service record for Flt Sgt YOSHIYAMA Masateru
ATIS number: 500311
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: YOSHIYAMA Masateru, Sgt; ÔYAMA Shigeo, Coy Cdr; YOSHIDA Minoru, Coy Cdr
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 26th Airfield Coy
2nd Aviation Education Unit 1st Coy
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 26 Hikôjô Chûtai
Dai 2 Kôkû Kyôikutai Dai 1 Chûtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Korako
Date of acquisition: 04/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:05:29 AM
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