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Item title: TAGUCHI Kiichirô interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/4)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS interrogation reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/4
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-177 (Serial no. 273)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 12 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 10/10/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:102nd Infantry Regt Regimental Headquarters 3rd Bn 12th Coy 2nd Pl 2nd Sect
Names: TAGUCHI Kiichirô, Sgt
Languages: English
Area:Mubo–Salamaua Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea]
Ibaraki Prefecture [Japan–Formosa, Honshû]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for rank TAGUCHI Kiichirô of the 102nd Infantry Regiment Regimental Headquarters 3rd Battalion 12th Company 2nd Platoon 2nd Section, who was captured in Nassau Bay on 29 July November 1943. TAGUCHI, a 31 year old Sergeant from Ibaraki Prefecture, surrendered to Australian troops after living in the jungle for thirty days with his companion. During the interrogation, TAGUCHI provided information on his unit organisation, weapons and morale in Japan.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:05:24 AM
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