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Item title: SHIGENO Yoshitsugu personnel record, certificate, postcard, etc.
Title (romaji): Shigeno Yoshitsugu rirekisho, shômeisho, hagaki hoka
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (PR84/015)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial private records
AJRP series: AWM Japanese language material
AJRP sub-series: Miscellaneous Japanese language documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: PR84/015
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series: Various
Item: PR84/015
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 16 pages handwritten in ink and pencil, 1 postcard, 39 blank forms, etc.
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Private, Official
Category: Address book, Administrative document, Correspondence, Personal diary
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/?/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Akatsuki 6178 Unit
Names: SHIGENO Yoshiysugu
Languages: Japanese
Area:Ujina (Hiroshima Bay) [Japan–Formosa, Honshû, Hiroshima Prefecture]
Content: The item consists of SHIGENO Yoshitsugu's personal belongings. They are his personnel record, a certificate issued 11 August 1943 certifying that he has no criminal record, an envelop which seems to have contained the two documents, a postcard from Ms TAKIMI Tazuko, fragments of pocket books, a memo with an item list, and blank accounting forms. SHIGENO Yoshitsugu from Kôchi (born 11 February 1916) was conscripted on 26 January 1943 and belonged to Akatsuki 6178 Unit from Ujina. Hiroshima. The fragments of pocket books contain names and addresses, hand-drawn maps, and diagrams of a small barge. The memo contains a list of items such as a blanket, a helmet, and a gas mask. The blank forms and memo may not be his belongings.
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Last modified:08/26/2005 12:12:41 PM
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