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Item title: Paybook for Cpl YAMAMOTO Kyûichi
Title (romaji): Rikugun gunsô Yamamoto Kyûichi no bôkyû shiharai shôhyô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500191)
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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 1/2/500191
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500191
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: Approx. 20 pages, with handwritten entries
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Financial record, Paybook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 07/12/1942 to 02/02/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Unit 10283
Names: YAMAMOTO Kyûichi, Cpl
Languages: Japanese
Area:New Guinea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Content: This item is a photocopy of a paybook recording salary payments made between December 1942 and February 1943 to a Corporal YAMAMOTO Kyûichi from Unit 10238. At the front of the book is a list of instructions for its care and use, as well as a list of ranks and special allowances calculating the rate of pay due to Cpl. YAMAMOTO. The rest of the book is divided into columns for recording the month of payment, amount received, and the name and stamp of the paymaster; however, only one page of this section is filled in. This item was captured at North Ibdi in July 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Paybook for Cpl YAMAMOTO Kyûichi
ATIS number: 500191
Item status: Photocopy - original document repatriated
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: YAMAMOTO Kyûichi, Cpl
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: Unit 10283
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 1023 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: New Guinea
Date of acquisition: 07/24/1944
Other information
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:05:53 AM
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