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Item title: The essentials of southern marine transportation - Top secret draft
Title (romaji): Nanpô kaijô yûsô shori yôkô (an)
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/3/2)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ADVATIS material captured in the Philippines 1944-45
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/3/2
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/3/- ADVATIS material captured in the Philippines 1944-45
Item: 1/3/2
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, 39 pages handwritten mimeographed copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/?/c1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Southern Area Army GHQ
Languages: Japanese
Content: This item consists of detailed instructions for the transportation of supplies to support the southern campaigns of the Imperial Japanese Army. There are chapters covering general principles, transport infrastructure, cargo allocation, handling of goods, dispatch and transportation, supply, shipping rates and expenses, and communications. It is marked "Top secret" and issued by Southern Area Army GHQ. There are no dates on the document, but it was probably created in 1944, and captured in the Philippines in late 1944 or early 1945.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: The essentials of southern marine transportation - Top secret draft
ATIS number: Batch 3508 B3
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: Southern Area Army GHQ
Japanese unit names (romaji):Nanpôgun Sôshireibu
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Philippines
Date of acquisition:
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:22 AM
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