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Item title: War diary for the 222nd Infantry Regt 3rd Coy
Title (romaji): Dai 222 Rentai Dai 3 Chûtai jinchû nisshi
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500006)
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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 1/2/500006
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500006
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, approx. 150 pages with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Official diary
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 01/03/1943 to 31/03/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:222nd Infantry Regt 3rd Coy
Languages: Japanese
Area:Shanxi [China–Hong Kong]
Hansa Bay [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Content: This item is an official diary for the month of March 1943, recording the activities of the 3rd Company of the 222nd Infantry Regiment while stationed at Manshuicun, in Shanxi, China. It contains orders and daily reports concerning training activities and manoeuvres carried out by the company, such as surveillance, marching drill, weapons drill, strategic studies and backup operations. There are several maps and diagrams with written directions concerning specific operations. This item was captured at Hansa Bay in July 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: War diary for the 222nd Infantry Regt 3rd Coy
ATIS number: 500006
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 222nd Infantry Regt 3rd Coy
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 222 Rentai Dai 3 Chûtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Hansa Bay
Date of acquisition: 07/29/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:51 AM
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