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Item title: Military postal savings book for SHIMIZU Masanao
Title (romaji): Shimizu Masanao no yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500269)
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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 1/2/500269
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500269
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 5 pages, photocopy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): ?/9/1943 to 27/12/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:8th Area Army
Gô 6099 Unit
Ojiri Unit
Names: SHIMIZU Masanao
Languages: Japanese
Area:Hansa Bay [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Content: This item is a military postal savings book issued to SHIMIZU Masanao. The front cover contains columns for account number, the agency responsible for the original register, remarks, address and name. The back cover shows a list of instructions. The unit name written in the address space indicates SHIMIZU belonged to the Ojiri Unit of the 8th Area Army (Gô 6099 Unit). The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions occurred between some time in September and 27 December in 1943. This item was captured at Hansa Bay on 10 July 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Military postal savings book for SHIMIZU Masanao
ATIS number: 500269
Item status: Photocopy - original document repatriated
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: SHIMIZU Masanao
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 8th Area Army
Gô 6099 Unit
Ojiri Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 8 Hômen Gun Gô Dai 6099 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Hansa Bay
Date of acquisition: 07/10/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:09:00 AM
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