|Item title:||JA145728 interrogation report|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/6) |
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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 6/6|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 6/-|
|Item:||IR-277A (Serial no. 409)|
|Quantity / desc:||11 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||25/4/1944|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY, INTELLIGENCE, INTERROGATION, IRON AND STEEL WORKS|
|Australian unit names:|
|Allied unit names:|
|Japanese unit names:||79th Infantry Regt Labour Coy|
|Names:||JA145728, 1st Class Pte|
|Area:||Fukuoka Prefecture [Japan–Formosa, Kyûshû]|
Lae [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for 1st Class Private JA145728 of the 79th Infantry Regiment Labour Company , who was captured in Melanpipi, about 20 miles from Lae, on 28 February 1944. JA145728, a 27 year old 1st Class Private from Fukuoka, was captured by local people while he was digging for potatoes. During the interrogation, JA145728 provided information on his company's work in road repairs, conditions in Japan and Mitsui Iron-ore Refinery Company in Ômuta where he used to work.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:02:41 AM|
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