|Item title:||Code names and numbers of Army units in the Philippines|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/37) |
View information about obtaining a copy of this document
|AJRP module:||Australian War Memorial official records|
|AJRP series:||Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications|
|AJRP sub-series:||ATIS enemy publications|
|Institution:||Australian War Memorial|
|Call number:||AWM55 5/37|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 5/-|
|Quantity / desc:||22 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||25/9/1945|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS, PERSONNEL DOCUMENTS, IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY, IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AIR SERVICE|
|Australian unit names:|
|Allied unit names:|
|Japanese unit names:||103rd Division 175th Ind Infantry Bn|
142nd Infantry Regt
33rd Ind Mixed Bde
14th Area Army
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured in Luzon on 17 June 1945 during the US campaign to recapture the Philippines. This item is entitled "List of force numbers" giving code names and numbers, proper designations, locations and commanding officers of Army units (including air units) in the Philippines, dated 1945 and held by Shun 10641 Force, 175th Independent Infantry Battalion, 103rd Division. Most entries date from late 1943 and 1944. The 142nd Infantry Regiment was absorbed into 33rd Independent Mixed Brigade in late 1943 and the 14th Army became the 14th Area Army in October 1944.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:05:28 AM|
The AJRP has wound up its activities at the Memorial for the moment.
Please contact the relevant officer of the Australian War Memorial for assistance.
Internet implementation by Fulton Technology and AJRP staff .
Visit the Australian War Memorial home page.