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Item title: Inoculation records
Title (romaji): Yobô sesshu shômeisho
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500043)
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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 1/2/500043
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500043
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 bundle, approx. 30 mimeographed pages, with entries in ink and pencil
Access: Open subject to condition
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document, Medical record
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 29/11/1942 to 24/12/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:1A Coy
2nd Coy
Languages: Japanese
Area:New Guinea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Finschhafen [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen Area]
Content: This item is a collection of forms recording the inoculation of soldiers from an unnamed army company against infectious diseases such as dysentery and cholera. Each form records the name, original occupation, home address, date of birth, date of conscription/induction and hobbies/interests of the soldier in question, followed by dates and results of medical check-ups, and the date and type of any preventative injections given. Adverse reactions to the injections are also noted. On the back of each form is a table for recording any subsequent changes in health. This item was captured at Finschhafen in April 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Inoculation records
ATIS number: 500043
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 1A Coy
2nd Coy
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 1A Chûtai; Dai 2 Chûtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Finschhafen
Date of acquisition: 04/16/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:37 AM
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