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Item title: IINO Yoshitake interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/4)
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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 6/4
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-155 (Serial no. 241)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 7/9/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:115th Infantry Regt HQ Signals Coy Field Telephone Pl 1st Sect
Oigawa Maru
Names: IINO Yoshitake, 1st Class Pte
Languages: English
Dampier strait [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for 1st Class Private IINO Yoshitake of the 115th Infantry Regiment Headquarters Signals Company Field Telephone Platoon 1st Section, who was captured at the sea on 8 March 1943 after the sinking of Oigawa Maru on 3 March. IINO, a 30 year old 1st Class Private from Gunma, was drifting on a collapsible boat when he was captured by Allied troops. During the interrogation, IINO provided information on his unit organisation, morale and the social situation in Japan. He was in the Signals Unit, but did not provide much information on his work.
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