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Item title: Anti-aircraft firing correction tables
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/8)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/8
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-102
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 30 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Instruction manual, Notebook
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 22/3/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Rabaul Anti-aircraft Unit
Names: YASUE, Sgt
Languages: English
Area:Vunakanau Airfield [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Rabaul Area]
Rabaul [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Rabaul Area]
Content: This item is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication, captured after 10 August 1943, place of capture unknown. Dated 10 August 1943 and held by Sergeant YASUE, Rabaul Anti-aircraft Unit at Vunakanau, this item contains range tables for calculating firing corrections for a Type 90 long-pointed anti-aircraft shell. Presumably, this is for use with the Type 88 7 cm field anti-aircraft gun.
Other information
The item was probably acquired sometime in 1943
Last modified:03/05/2009 09:01:22 AM
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