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Item title: Air defence combat lessons based on combat during second attack on northern Kyushu
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/36)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/36
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-404
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 16 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Battle report, Instruction manual
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 24/9/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Army Dept Imperial General HQ
Languages: English
Area:Kyûshû [Japan–Formosa]
Luzon [Philippines]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured in Central Luzon between 1 and 9 April 1945 during the Allied campaign to recapture the Philippines. This item is a printed combat lessons special report no. 30 entitled " Air defense combat lessons based on combat during second air attack on northern Kyushu", issued on 31 July 1944 by Army Department, Imperial General Headquarters. It describes an air raid by Allied forces on 8 July 1944 and outlines air defence preparations, combat tactics of Allied aircraft, losses and expenditure of ammunition, interception tactics, combat by ground air defence forces and cooperation with neighbouring armies.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:05:43 AM
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