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Item title: Paybook for 1st Class Pte KOGURE Takeo
Title (romaji): Rikugun Ittôhei Kogure Takeo no bôkyû shiharai shôhyô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500232)
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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 1/2/500232
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500232
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 9 pages, photocopy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Paybook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 9/11/1942 to 27/5/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:41st Division 238th Infantry Regt
Names: KOGURE Takeo, 1st Class Pte; YAMAZAKI, Sgt; TSUJI, Sgt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Lae [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Content: This item is a copy of a paybook issued in November 1942 to KOGURE Takeo from the 238th Infantry Regiment of the 41st Division, recording salary payments made to him between November 1942 and May 1943. At the front of the paybook 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 Private KOGURE. The rest of the book consists of pages divided into columns for recording monthly payments, with spaces for the signature of the payee and paymaster. These sections have been filled in and stamped by paymasters Staff Sergeants TSUJI and YAMAZAKI. This item was captured at Lae on 1 November 1943.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Paybook for 1st Class Pte KOGURE Takeo
ATIS number: 500232
Item status: Photocopy - original document repatriated
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: KOGURE Takeo, 1st Class Pte; YAMAZAKI, Sgt; TSUJI, Sgt
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 41st Division 238th Infantry Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 41 Shidan Hohei Dai 238 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Lae
Date of acquisition: 11/01/1943
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