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Item title: Transport plans and orders of Moto Group remaining forces
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/5)
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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 enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/5
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-51
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 50 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Battle report, Information report, Military order
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 28/10/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names: 66th Infantry Regt 2nd Bn
Languages: English
Area:Bismarck Sea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea]
Komiatum [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Mubo–Salamaua Area]
Tuluvu [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Lae [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Finschhafen [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Komiatum near Mt. Tambu on 22 August 1943. This item contains orders and reports for the second and third plans to transport troops to Lae and Tsurubu (Tuluvu, New Britain) in April 1943 following the destruction of a Japanese convoy on the Bismarck Sea on 2-3 March 1943. It also contains summaries of the landings, recommendations for future operations, disembarkation plans and sketches of the landings.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:03:21 AM
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