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Item title: Assorted personal documents
Title (romaji): Memo
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/285)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: Post-surrender Rabaul material received from HQ 8 Military District
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 2/285
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/285
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages, handwritten in pencil and handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Private
Category: Personal document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/?/c1946
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
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Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This item consists of several personal documents, including prescriptions of various drugs, notes reflecting the war, a small sheet with two Chinese poems and a possible draft of a contribution to a textbook. The notes on the war discuss the need for national repentance in order to search the future direction for Japan and the Japanese. The possible draft of the textbook pages includes two Japanese poems composed by Emperor Shôwa and brief discussions on mottos of MIYAMOTO Musashi, Confucianism, the Japanese spirit, etc.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Assorted personal documents
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Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Private
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Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:10 AM
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