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Item title: "The Weekly" publication of Japanese Department of Information
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/4)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/4
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-47 Parts 2 & 3
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 75 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Published, Official
Category: Serial, Translation
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 8/1/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
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Languages: English
Nassau Bay [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Mubo–Salamaua Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Cape Dinga near Nassau Bay on 15 July 1943 during the Japanese retreat from campaigns in the Owen Stanley Ranges. This item is issue no. 342 and 343 of "The Weekly", published on 5 and 12 May 1943 respectively by the Japanese Department of Information. It contains articles on a variety of topics relating to the Japanese homefront including, the national savings effort, food production, public health, war history, army morale and welfare, military government in occupied territories, economic development, education, demographics and Japanese internees.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:06:27 AM
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