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Item title: Military pocket book for 1st class Pte KAMIUCHI Isamu
Title (romaji): Kamiuchi Isamu Ittôhei no gunji techô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500315)
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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 1/2/500315
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500315
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, approx. 50 pages with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Notebook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): ?/02/1941 to ?/11/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Chûbu Unit 46
Manchuria Unit 255
10th Division 39th Infantry Regt
10th Division 1st Field Hospital
Names: KAMIUCHI Isamu, 1st Class Pte
Languages: Japanese
Malahang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Content: This item is a military pocket book belonging to a 1st Class Private KAMIUCHI Isamu, from the 10th Division 39th Infantry Regiment. The pocket book was issued to Pte KAMIUCHI in 1939, and he possessed it until at least November 1943. At the front of the pocket book are printed copies of the Imperial Rescript on the Armed Forces, and a set of "Military Rules" concerning soldier behaviour and morale. The back of the pocketbook contains Pte KAMIUCHI 's personal notes on his military career, including his transfer to the 10th Division from the Manchuria Unit 255 in February 1942, and his hospitalisation at the 1st Field Hospital in May 1942. This item was captured at Malahang in September 1943
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Military pocket book for 1st class Pte KAMIUCHI Isamu
ATIS number: 500315
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: KAMIUCHI Isamu, 1st Class Pte
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: Chûbu Unit 46
Manchuria Unit 255
10th Division 39th Infantry Regt
10th Division 1st Field Hospital
Japanese unit names (romaji):Chûbu Dai 46 Butai
Manshû Dai 255 Butai
Dai 10 Shidan Hohei Dai 39 Rentai
Dai 10 Shidan Dai 1 Yasen Byôin
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Malahang
Date of acquisition: 06/12/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:21 AM
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