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Item title: Combined interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/10)
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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 6/10
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-426 (Serial no. 577)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 11/9/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Names: JA147828, civilian employee; JA147898, civilian employee; JA147933, 1st Class Pte; JA147857, 1st Class Pte
Languages: English
Area:Zentsuji [Japan–Formosa, Shikoku, Kagawa Prefecture]
Hollandia (Jayapura) [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Dutch New Guinea (Irian Jaya)]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) combined interrogation report for four prisoners of war who were captured in the early May 1944 around Hollandia. All of them were captured by US troops. During the interrogation, JA147828 and JA147898 provided some information on Allied prisoners of war. JA147933 and JA 147857 provided information on unit organisation and movements. A sketch map of Zentsuji prisoner-of-war camp is attached.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:03:37 AM
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