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Item title: Recommendation for meritorious service
Title (romaji): Kôseki chôsho, jinji gokuhi kô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500303)
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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 1/2/500303
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500303
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 sheet, handwritten mimeographed copy with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Service record
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 27/12/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:26th Airfield Coy
Names: FUKUSHIMA Masao; OHARA Jûzô
Languages: Japanese
Area:Aitape–Wewak Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea]
Content: This item is a recommendation for the issue of a certificate of meritorious service for 2nd Lieutenant FUKUSHIMA Masao of the 26th Airfield Company attached to the 12th Air District. The recommendation is signed by the unit commander, Lt Col OHARA Jûzô, and refers to service in the "3rd New Guinea campaign" between 25 Nov to 27 Dec 1943. The item is stamped "Personnel top secret" and was captured in the Wewak area in Apr 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Recommendation for meritorious service
ATIS number: 500303 (206632)
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: FUKUSHIMA Masao; OHARA Jûzô
Names (kanji ):,
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 26th Airfield Coy
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dainijû Hikôjô Chûtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Korako
Date of acquisition: 04/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:06:41 AM
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