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Item title: Postal savings book for MATSUDA Torazô
Title (romaji): Matsuda Torazô no yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500239)
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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 1/2/500239
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500239
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 4 pages, photocopy
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 30/6/1942 to 14/12/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names: 26th Unit
Baba Unit
Names: MATSUDA Torazô
Languages: Japanese
Area:Afua [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item is a photocopy of a postal savings book issued to MATSUDA Torazô. The front cover contains columns for account number, the agency responsible for the original register, remarks, address and name. The back cover shows a list of instructions in Japanese and Korean. The savings book was issued by the Keijô [Seoul] Savings Management Office. The unit name written in the address space indicates KATÔ belonged to the Baba Unit of the 26th Unit. The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions occurred between 30 June and 14 December 1942. This item was captured at Afua.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Postal savings book for MATSUDA Torazô
ATIS number: 500239
Item status: Photocopy - original document repatriated
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: MATSUDA Torazô
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 26th Unit
Baba Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 26 Butai Baba Tai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Afua
Date of acquisition: 11/24/1943
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:07:59 AM
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