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Item title: Paybook for 1st Class Pte TAKEI Yoshikazu
Title (romaji): Rikugun ittôhei Takei Yoshikazu no bôkyû shiharai shôhyô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500190)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500190
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500190
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: Approx. 20 pages, mimeographed copy with handwritten entries in ink and pencil
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Financial record, Paybook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 07/02/1941 to 07/12/1941
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:912th Shipping Unit
Names: TAKEI Yoshikazu, 1st Class Pte
Languages: Japanese
Area:Malahang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Content: This item is a paybook recording salary payments made between December 1942 and February 1943 to a 1st Class Private TAKEI Yoshikazu, from the 912th Shipping Unit. At the front of the paybook is a list of instructions for its care and use, as well as a list of ranks and special allowances calculating the rate of pay due to Pte. TAKEI. The rest of the book is divided into columns for recording the month of payment, amount received, and the name and stamp of the paymaster. Only one page of this section is filled in and stamped. This item was captured at North Ibdi** in July 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Paybook for 1st Class Pte TAKEI Yoshikazu
ATIS number: 500190
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: TAKEI Yoshikazu, 1st Class Pte
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 912th Shipping Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Senpaku Dai 912 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Malahang
Date of acquisition: 06/16/1944
Other information
Some of the place names mentioned in this document have not yet been added to the AJRP Area Thesaurus
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:45 AM
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