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Item title: JA100043 interrogation report
Title (kanji)
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
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/6
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-236F (Serial no. 358)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 5 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 19/2/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Yûgumo
Names: JA100043, 2nd Class Engineering PO
Languages: English
Solomon Islands [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Kolombangara [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Solomon Islands, New Georgia Islands]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for 2nd Class Petty Officer JA100043 of Yûgumo, who was captured near Kolombangara on 7 October 1943. JA100043, a 23 year old 2nd Class Engineering Petty Officer from Tokyo, was rescued from the sea by a US patrol torpedo boat after the sinking of Yûgumo. During the interrogation, JA100043 provided brief information on his unit, movements, Yûgumo and social conditions in Japan.
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