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Item title: Order issued by the Tôma Group
Title (romaji): Tôma Shûdan meirei
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/225)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: Post-surrender Rabaul material received from HQ 8 Military District
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 2/225
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/225
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages, carbon copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document, Military order
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 16/2/1946
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Tôma (9th) Group
Names: MATSUHISA Tokutarô, Head of Tôma Group
Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This item is an order issued by the Tôma Group regarding preparations for receiving a group of new residents. It is not clear where the new residents were to be transferred from. Existing members of the Group were instructed not to discriminate against new residents or refer them as POWs.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Order issued by the Tôma Group
ATIS number:
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: MATSUHISA Tokutarô, Head of Tôma Group
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: Tôma (9th) Group
Japanese unit names (romaji):Tôma (Dai 9) Shûdan
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
Date of acquisition:
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:24 AM
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