|Item title:||Gas training reference for Battalion Warrant Officers and Sergeants Major|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/32) |
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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|
|Institution:||Australian War Memorial|
|Call number:||AWM55 5/32|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 5/-|
|Quantity / desc:||13 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||15/4/1945|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||CHEMICAL WARFARE, MILITARY TRAINING, CLOTHING, MILITARY PERSONNEL|
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|Japanese unit names:||Nagashima Force|
|Names:||KUDO, 1st Lt|
|Area:||Manila [Philippines, Luzon]|
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Manila on 29 June 1944 during the US campaign to recapture the Philippines. This item is a pamphlet entitled "Gas training reference for Battalion Warrant Officers and Sergeants Major", issued on 22 November 1941 by 1st Lieutenant KUDO, Nagashima Force. This item contains a schedule for a one-day training course in chemical warfare, the duties of the gas officer and decontamination unit during marches, directions for wearing a protective cape and sketches showing use the tactical use of gas.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:07:12 AM|
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