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Item title: ATIS reports of captured Japanese documents on New Britain
Title (romaji): Nantô hômen Nyûburitan Shima senshi shiryô
Title (kanji)
Location:National Institute for Defense Studies (Tokyo) (Nantô zenpan 195-1)
AJRP details
AJRP module: National Institute for Defense Studies (Tokyo)
AJRP series: Army campaign reports and records
AJRP sub-series: South East Area army operations
AJRP folder: General army operations in the South East Area
Location details
Institution: National Institute for Defense Studies (Tokyo)
Call number: Nantô zenpan 195-1
Inst. series: Jinchû nisshi-sentô shôhô nado
Inst. sub-series: Nantô Rikugun shiryô
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 5 items
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Battle report, Official diary
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 17/8/1941 to 7/4/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:17th Division 81st Infantry Regt
51st Division Army Service Corps Regt
Languages: English
Area:Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
Content: This item consists of five English language bulletins and translations of captured Japanese language materials. They were produced by the Allied Translator and Interpreter Service (ATIS) and probably donated to NIDS after the war. They include ATIS bulletins no. 939 and 999, war diaries for the 51st Division Army Service Corps Regiment, and the diary of Major KOMORI of the 17th Division 81st Infantry Regiment for the period 16 October 1943 to 31st March 1944.
Other information
Last modified:02/09/2005 12:51:00 PM

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