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Item title: Lyrics of five songs
Title (romaji): Kashi
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/282)
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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 2/282
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/282
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 10 pages, handwritten pencil and mimeographed
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Private, Official
Category: Educational material
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/?/c1946
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 contains lyrics of five songs. Two of them written in pencil are war songs and the rest are songs composed after surrender. The song titled "Rabaul" depicts the landscape of camp sites in the Rabaul area. The song titled "Song for Rehabilitation" aims to encourage Japanese soldiers to work for the reconstruction of Japan. Mimeographed copies might have been distributed as educational materials for various educational programs conducted at Japanese camps in Rabaul.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Lyrics of five songs
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Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Private, Official
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Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:38 AM
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