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Item title: Farming plan based on order AG5040 of the Australian forces
Title (romaji): Gôgun shirei (AG5040) ni taisuru nôkôkeikaku
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/264)
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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 2/264
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/264
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 12 pages, handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 22/11/1945
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:South East Area Army
Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: This item is a plan for agricultural production at Japanese camps in Rabaul. Matters discussed include purposes of agricultural production at camps, size of production unit, area of cultivated land and maintenance of existing crops, production of staple food, seasonings and livestock, use and maintenance of farming equipment, etc. An attached table specifies the volume of main crops required per person, estimated yield per tan and per acre, the size of cultivated land required per person, the period required for harvesting each main crop and the cultivated land required for self-sufficiency (per person and per camp).
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Farming plan based on order AG5040 of the Australian forces
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Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: South East Area Army
Japanese unit names (romaji):Nantô Hômengun
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
Date of acquisition:
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:53 AM
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