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Item title: Japanese place names: Mindanao and Sulu archipelago (Philippine Islands)
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 12/77)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS research reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 12/77
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 12/-
Item: RR-100
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 131 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Information report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 11/10/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Languages: English
Area:British North Borneo (Sabah) [Malaya–British Borneo (Malaysia & Singapore)]
Jolo [Philippines]
Mindanao [Philippines]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) research report issued on 11 October 1944 on Japanese place names. This report lists Japanese place names for locations in Mindanao and the Sulu archipelago, 270 kms southwest of Basilan Island off southwestern Mindanao ending near the eastern shores of Sabah. The major islands of the archipelagoare Jolo, Tawitawi, Sanga Sanga, Sibutu and Siasi. The place names in Mindanao contained in RR-89 are included in this report. An indexed map depicts the areas covered in the report.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:02:55 AM
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