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Item title: YOKOTA Shigeki interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/4)
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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
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/4
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-148 (Serial no. 230)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 16/8/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Sasebo 5th Special Naval Landing Party
Names: YOKOTA Shigeki, 3rd Class Seaman
Languages: English
Area:Kurile Islands (Kuril'skiye Ostrova) [Japan–Formosa]
Pearl Harbor [Central Pacific, Hawaiian Islands, Oahu]
Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for 3rd Class Seaman YOKOTA Shigeki of the Sasebo 5th Special Naval Landing Party, who was captured on Goodenough Island on 7 July 1943. YOKOTA, a 23 year old 3rd Class Seaman from Kôchi, was captured by local people in a local person's hut. During the interrogation, YOKOTA provided information on naval boats gathered at Tankan on Etorofu Island for the Pearl Harbor attack in November 1941.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:03:47 AM
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