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Item title: Postal savings book for TANAKA Seitarô
Title (romaji): Tanaka Seitarô no yûbin chokin tsûchô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500260)
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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
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500260
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500260
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 booklet, 14 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Savings book
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 3/5/1937 to 18/3/1942
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:37th Central Unit
Names: TANAKA Seitarô
Languages: Japanese
Area:Korako [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item is a postal savings book issued to TANAKA Seitarô. The front cover contains columns for account number, the agency responsible for the original register, remarks, address and name. The last page shows a list of instructions. The savings book was issued by the Kyoto branch of the Postal Savings Department. The unit name written in the address space indicates TANAKA belonged to the Nakamura Unit of the 37th Central Unit in Kyoto. The rest of the savings book consists of columns for transaction records. The transactions occurred between on 3 May 1937 and 18 March 1942. This item was captured at Korako on 24 April 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Postal savings book for TANAKA Seitarô
ATIS number: 500260
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: TANAKA Seitarô
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 37th Central Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Chûbu Dai 37 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Korako
Date of acquisition: 04/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:53 AM
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