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Item title: Military postal savings book for YAMAMOTO Katsue
Title (romaji): Yamamoto Katsue no gunji yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500237)
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AJRP details
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 1/2/500237
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500237
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 booklets, 4 folds
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 12/6/1943 to 29/12/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:41st Division 41st Mountain Gun Regt
Names: YAMAMOTO Katsue
Languages: Japanese
Area:Afua [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item includes two identical military savings books issued to YAMAMOTO Katsue from the 41st Mountain Gun Regiment of the 41st Division. 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. The savings books were issued by the Shimonoseki branch of the Postal Savings Department. The unit name written in the address space on one of the one booklets indicates YAMAMOTO belonged to Nii Unit of the 41st Mountain Regiment of the 41st Division. The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions occurred between 12 June and 29 December 1943. This item was captured at Afua on 10 August 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Military postal savings book for YAMAMOTO Katsue
ATIS number: 500237
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: YAMAMOTO Katsue
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 41st Division 41st Mountain Gun Regt
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 41 Shidan Sanpôhei Dai 41 Rentai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Afua
Date of acquisition: 08/10/1944
Other information
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:17 AM
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