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Item title: Record of investitures, promotions and dispatches
Title (romaji): Jokun/shinkyû/shucchô meibo
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500045)
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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 1/2/500045
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500045
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, approx. 50 pages with entries in ink and carbon copy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 13/03/1942 to 03/12/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:41st Division 238th Infantry Regt
Names: SUGIOKA, Capt; HARA, 2nd Lt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Linfen [China–Hong Kong, Shanxi]
Hongdong [China–Hong Kong, Shanxi]
Finschhafen [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Finschhafen Area]
Content: This item is a record of promotions and awards meted out to soldiers, probably from the 238th Infantry Regiment, and of the dispatch of these soldiers to various locations in Beijing and Shanxi Province, China, for specific duties such as education and training. It contains lists of the soldiers being promoted and/or dispatched, their ranks, date of promotion and in the case of dispatch, the reason and location for the transfer. It was captured at Finschhafen in April 1944
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Record of investitures, promotions and dispatches
ATIS number: 500045
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: SUGIOKA, Capt; HARA, 2nd Lt
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 41st Division 238th Infantry Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 41 Shidan Hohei Dai 238 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Finschhafen
Date of acquisition: 04/16/1944
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 10:06:05 AM
Source:AJRP staff

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