|Item title:||JA145752 interrogation report|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/7) |
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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|
|Institution:||Australian War Memorial|
|Call number:||AWM55 6/7|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 6/-|
|Item:||IR-301 (Serial no. 440)|
|Quantity / desc:||4 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||30/5/1944|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY, INTELLIGENCE, INTERROGATION, PRISONERS OF WAR|
|Australian unit names:|
|Allied unit names:|
|Japanese unit names:||20th Engineer Regt|
|Names:||JA145752, 1st Class Pte|
Malaya Peninsular [Malaya–British Borneo (Malaysia & Singapore)]
Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for JA145752 of the 20th Engineer Regiment, who was captured in Singorkai area on 20 March 1944. JA145752 was captured by local people and Australian troops, but the circumstances of his capture were not included in the report. During the interrogation, JA145752 provided information on Allied prisoners of war whom he saw in Korea. While he was in Taikyo in July 1942, he saw about 500 Australian prisoners of war who had been captured in Malaya. He detailed the conditions of the Australians and reported that they were relatively treated well.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:06:21 AM|
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