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Item title: Information on Major General YAMADA Shigeru
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 12/8)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS research reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 12/8
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 12/-
Item: RR-27
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 page
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Information report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 1/8/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:51st Combat Engineer Regt
Taiwan Army HQ
Names: YAMADA Shigeru, Maj Gen; SUDÔ Saburô, 2nd Lt
Languages: English
Area:China–Hong Kong
Formosa (Taiwan) [Japan–Formosa]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) research report on Major General YAMADA Shigeru. The enquiry was received on 1 August 1943 and an answer despatched on 2 August 1943. The report corrects information provided by prisoner of war 2nd Lieutenant SUDO Saburo (Interrogation report no. 99) with the advice from prisoner of war KANAZAWA that YAMADA served as a colonel of the 51st Combat Engineer Regiment in China before being promoted to Major General in November 1941 and being attached to the Taiwan Army HQ.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:02:59 AM
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