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Item title: Admonitory speech
Title (romaji): Kunji
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/224)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: Post-surrender Rabaul material received from HQ 8 Military District
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 2/224
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/224
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 26/3/1946
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:8th Area Army
Names: TAKAHASHI Tsuruo
Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This item is a summary of instructions provided by the head of the special administrative affairs section of the 8th Area Army. The section consisted of the units which were the first to be repatriated. Members of the section were remained of the importance of their duties for the future of former servicemen and advised to maintain their morale. The section head admonished his subordinates to remember their experiences during the war and to strive for the rehabilitation of Japan after their repatriation. He also warned that they should not to be engaged in any act which might compromise the reputation of General IMAMURA or that of their fellow servicemen.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Admonitory speech
ATIS number:
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: TAKAHASHI Tsuruo
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 8th Area Army
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 8 Hômengun
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
Date of acquisition:
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:18 AM
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