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Item title: War diary for the 222nd Infantry Regt Mounted Pl
Title (romaji): Hohei Dai 222 Rentai Jôba Shôtai jinchû nisshi
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500025)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500025
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500025
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, approx. 40 pages with entries in ink and carbon copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Official diary
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 01/01/1943 to 31/01/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt Mounted Pl
Names: KIKUIKE, Sgt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Qinxian [China–Hong Kong, Shanxi]
Hansa Bay [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Content: This item is an official diary for the month of January 1943, recording the activities of the 222nd Infantry Regiment Mounted Platoon while stationed at Qinxian in Shanxi, China. It contains daily reports and orders concerning unit activities such as mounted patrols, marching drill, bayonet and target practice, riding practice, 'spiritual training,' and local surveillance operations. It was probably captured at Hansa Bay in 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: War diary for the 222nd Infantry Regt Mounted Pl
ATIS number: 500025
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: KIKUIKE, Sgt
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Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt Mounted Pl
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 36 Shidan Hohei Dai 222 Rentai Jôba Shôtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:37 AM
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