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Item title: JA148004 interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/9)
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AJRP details
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 6/9
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-385 (Serial no. 534)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 5 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 13/8/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Keywords:IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY AIR SERVICE, IMPERIAL JAPANESE ARMY, INTELLIGENCE, INTERROGATION, MALARIA CONTROL, MALARIA, DISEASES, WATER SUPPLY
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Tomura Malaria Control Unit
4th Air Army
Shina Malaria Control Unit
Ito Malaria Control Unit
Sasaho Malaria Control Unit
Names: JA148004, Superior Pte
Languages: English
Area:Aitape [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Saitama Prefecture [Japan–Formosa, Honshû]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for JA148004 of the Tomura Malaria Control Unit (attached to the 4th Air Army), who was captured in the Aitape area on 23 May 1944. JA148004, a Superior Private from Saitama Prefecture, fled into the hills during the US landings and was captured after natives led a US patrol to the area. During the interrogation, JA148004 provided information on the organisation of the Tomura Malaria Control Unit, other malaria control units, water purifying units, training in malaria control, and medical supplies and equipment.
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