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Item title: FUKUSHIMA Yôjirô savings book
Title (romaji): Yûbin chokin tsûchô: Fukushima Yôjirô
Title (kanji) :
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/4/1)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as A documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/4/1
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/4/- Items registered by ATIS as "A" documents
Item: 1/4/1
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 folded card, printed with ink entries
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Private
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 13/8/1941 to 13/11/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:51st Division 102nd Infantry Regt 12th Coy
Names: FUKUSHIMA Yôjirô
Languages: Japanese
Area:Wewak [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This savings book belonged to FUKUSHIMA Yôjirô of the Hatake Unit (102nd Infantry Regiment, 51st Division, 18th Army, Southern Area Army). The 9 entries in the book cover the period Aug 1941 to Nov 1942, the first in Mito where the regiment was raised.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: FUKUSHIMA Yôjirô savings book
ATIS number:
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Private
Names: FUKUSHIMA Yôjirô
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 51st Division 102nd Infantry Regt 12th Coy
Japanese unit names (romaji):Nanpôgun, Dai 18 Gun, Dai 51 Shidan, Hohei Dai 102 Rentai (Hatake butai)
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: New Guinea
Date of acquisition:
Other information
The Hatake unit was also referred to as "Maruoka", and "Takamura" after the respective commanders of the unit.
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:14 AM
Source:AJRP staff

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