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Item title: Troopship regulations
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/14)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/14
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-157
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 32 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 23/7/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:
Names: KATO, Lt Col
Languages: English
Area:Bobdubi [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Mubo–Salamaua Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at "Old Gun position" (Old Vickers) near Bobdubi on 16 September 1943 during the Japanese retreat from campaigns in the Owen Stanley Range. This item is a pamphlet of regulations for troops aboard transport vessels, issued by Troop Commander Lieutenant Colonel KATO of 180 Maru on 27 February 1943. It containing regulations on guard duty, fire prevention, sanitation, health, defensive action, anti-gas and abandon ship procedures. This item also contains charts and diagrams on observations positions, emergency positions, duties and dispositions within the ship.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:04:38 AM
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