|Item title:||JA145739 interrogation report|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/7) |
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|AJRP module:||Australian War Memorial official records|
|AJRP series:||Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications|
|AJRP sub-series:||ATIS interrogation reports|
|Institution:||Australian War Memorial|
|Call number:||AWM55 6/7|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 6/-|
|Item:||IR-305B (Serial no. 444)|
|Quantity / desc:||2 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||4/6/1944|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY, INTELLIGENCE, INTERROGATION, FACTORIES, BOMBARDMENT|
|Australian unit names:|
|Allied unit names:|
|Japanese unit names:||79th Infantry Regt|
|Names:||JA145739, Superior Pte|
|Area:||Hansa Bay [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]|
Madang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Wewak–Madang Area]
Sio [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Fortification Point–Sio Area]
Osaka Prefecture [Japan–Formosa, Honshû]
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for JA145739 of the 79th Infantry Regiment, who was captured by Australian troops in hills behind Sio on 18 March 1944. Personal details of JA145739 were not included in the report. During the interrogation, JA145739 provided information on Allied attacks in Hansa Bay, Madang and Yaula and detailed information on gauge factories in Osaka where he had worked.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:06:40 AM|
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