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Item title: Postal savings book for TSUCHIYA Hitoshi
Title (romaji): Tsuchiya Hitoshi no yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500271/9)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500271/9
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500271/9
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 booklet, 4 folds; 1 sheet
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 1/8/1939 to 18/9/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:18th Army 3rd Telegraph Regt
Names: TSUCHIYA Hitoshi
Languages: Japanese
Area:New Guinea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Content: This item is a postal savings book issued to TSUCHIYA Hitoshi from the 3rd Telegraph Regiment of the 18th Army. The front cover contains columns for account number, the agency responsible for the original register, remarks, address and name. The back cover shows a list of instructions. The savings book was issued by the Shimonoseki branch of the Postal Savings Department. The unit name written in the address space indicates TSUCHIYA belonged to the Matsuo Unit of the 3rd Telegraph Regiment. The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions occurred between 1 August 1939 and 18 September 1943. This item includes a separate sheet of TSUCHIYA's school record. This item was captured at Sabroil on 15 May 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Postal savings book for TSUCHIYA Hitoshi
ATIS number: 500271/9
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: TSUCHIYA Hitoshi
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 18th Army 3rd Telegraph Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 18 Gun Denshin Dai 3 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: New Guinea
Date of acquisition: 05/15/1944
Other information
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:51 AM
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