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Item title: Notification of cipher/code teams for the MAKINO and KUZUME Units
Title (romaji): Kuzume/Makino Butai angohan ni kansuru tsûchi
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500336)
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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 1/2/500336
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500336
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 page, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Nominal roll
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 26/04/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Kuzume Unit
Makino Unit
Names: SHIMIZU Seihachirô, Lt
Sender: Makino Unit Headquarters
Languages: Japanese
Area:Mokmer [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Dutch New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Biak Island]
Content: This item is a fragment of a top secret message dated April 26 1944, naming the members and duties of special cipher/code teams for two army units called the Makino and Kuzume Units. The envelope the message was originally contained is also present. This item was captured at Mokmer in June 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Notification of cipher/code teams for the MAKINO and KUZUME Units
ATIS number: 500336
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: SHIMIZU Seihachirô, Lt
Names (kanji ):
Sender: Makino Unit Headquarters
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: Kuzume Unit
Makino Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Kuzume Butai
Makino Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Mokmer
Date of acquisition: 06/26/1944
Other information
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:15 AM
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