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Item title: ÔNISHI Kô interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/3)
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AJRP details
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-124 (Serial no. 199)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 17/7/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Yokosuka 5th Special Naval Landing Party (Tsukioka Unit)
Names: ÔNISHI Kô, Civilian Employee
Languages: English
Area:Buna Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Papua, Owen Stanley Range]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for Civilian Employee ÔNISHI Kô who was attached to the Tsukioka Unit. He was captured in Buna on 4 January 1943. ÔNISHI, a 23 year old Civilan Employee from Kôchi, was exhausted after living in the jungle, when he was captured by Australian troops. During the interrogation, ÔNISHI provided information on his duties as a civilian employee for repairing motor vehicles and loading and unloading trucks and supplies forBuna.
Other information
It is not possible to identify Tsukioka Unit.
Last modified:03/05/2009 09:02:26 AM
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