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Item title: Reference drawings and explanations for handling guns
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/12)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/12
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-143
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 63 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Instruction manual
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 21/6/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:238th Infantry Regt 3rd Bn SAGATA Force
Army Engineer School
Names: KIMURA, Maj
Languages: English
Area:Mission Point [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Mubo–Salamaua Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Mission Point on 25 September 1943 during the Japanese retreat from campaigns in the Owen Stanley Range. This item is a technical manual published in 1939 entitled "Reference drawings and explanations for handling guns" and contains a collection of coloured charts showing methods of disassembling a Type 41 Mountain Gun, a Type 94 37 mm Gun, and a Type 92 Infantry Gun. The manual was written by Major KIMURA, Artillery Instructor at the Army Engineer School.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:02:48 AM
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