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Item title: Notebooks
Title (romaji): NĂ´to
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/326)
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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
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 2/326
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/326
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 3 books, approx. 100 pages each, written in pen and pencil
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Private
Category: Notebook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 13/2/1946 to 30/4/1946
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
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Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This item consists of three notebooks titled "Miscellaneous," "Number 2," and "Memo." The notebook titled "Miscellaneous" contains detailed information on repatriation procedures and personal belongings permitted to be taken. The first half of "Number 2" contains summaries of various announcements, speeches and newspaper articles. The rest contains extracts and analyses of literature, and names and addresses of some 70 officers. "Memo" is a personal diary for the period from 1 to 30 April 1946. Matters discussed include personnel affairs at camps, repatriation procedures, items permitted to be taken to Japan, medical conditions of a fellow officer, war crimes trials and suspected criminals, unfavourable reports on the situation in Rabaul by Japanese newspapers, General IMAMURA's entry to the war criminals' compound, etc.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Notebooks
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Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Private
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Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:27 AM
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