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Item title: OISHI Fumio interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/3)
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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 interrogation reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/3
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-97 (Serial no. 167)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 17/6/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:50th Independent Anti-Aircraft Artillery Bn 3rd Coy 1st Pl
Oigawa Maru
Names: OISHI Fumio, Superior Pte
Languages: English
Area:Bismarck Archipelago [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for Superior Pte OISHI Fumio of the 50th Independent Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion 3rd Company 1st Platoon, who was captured in the Trobriand Islands on 21 March 1943. OISHI, a 26 year old Superior Private from Shizuoka, was captured by Australian troops when his collapsible boat reached the Trobriand Islands after the sinking of Oigawa Maru. During the interrogation, OISHI provided information on his unit organisation and artillery equipment
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:01:46 AM
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