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Item title: Orders for the 3rd Wireless Unit
Title (romaji): Den 3 Musen Tai meirei
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500346)
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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 1/2/500346
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500346
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 page, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Military order
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 15/12/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:3rd Wireless Unit
Names: YAMAGUCHI, 2nd Lt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Palau Island [Central Pacific, Caroline Islands]
Madang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Wewak [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item is part of a set of military orders issued to the 3rd Wireless Unit on December 15 1943. It concerns the setting up of wireless communications posts at Army Headquarters in Madang and Wewak. As part of the operation, eight members of the unit are ordered to form a platoon and remove to Wewak. This item was captured at Madang in May 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Orders for the 3rd Wireless Unit
ATIS number: 500346
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: YAMAGUCHI, 2nd Lt
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 3rd Wireless Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Den 3 Musen Tai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Madang
Date of acquisition: 05/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:06:27 AM
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