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Item title: War diary
Title (romaji): Jinchû nisshi
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500033)
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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 1/2/500033
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500033
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 bundle of papers, approx. 50 pages with entries in pencil
Access: Open subject to condition
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Notebook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 07/03/c1943 to 05/10/c1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Madang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Content: This item is a notebook/diary made out of unused telegram slips. It records the movements of an unnamed company in the 222nd Infantry Regiment, and contains orders and reports concerning issues such as transport arrangements, supplies, illnesses, communications arrangements with headquarters, and a list of American aircraft. It was captured at Madang in May 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: War diary
ATIS number: 500033
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 36 Shidan Dai 222 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Madang
Date of acquisition: 05/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:36 AM
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