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Item title: Infantry soldiers' service records
Title (romaji): Heiin meibo rireki
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500297)
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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 1/2/500297
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500297
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 12 pages, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open subject to condition
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Service record
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): ?/?/c1941 to 20/7/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:20th Division 78th Infantry Regt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Wewak–Madang Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea]
Content: This item consists of the service records of 12 Japanese Infantry soldiers from the 78th Infantry Regiment of the 20th Division. The records detail the soldier's name, registered birthplace, next of kin, service history etc. They were captured in Anamo in Jul 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Infantry soldiers' service records
ATIS number: 500297
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 20th Division 78th Infantry Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 20 Shidan Hohei Dai 78 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Anamo
Date of acquisition: 07/20/1944
Other information
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:06:58 AM
Source:AJRP staff

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