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Item title: JA147065 interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/7)
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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 6/7
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-321F (Serial no. 461)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 30/6/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:17th Div 23rd Field Artillery Regt 3rd Bn 8th Coy
Names: JA147065, Superior Pte
Languages: English
Area:Kao-hsiung [Japan–Formosa, Formosa (Taiwan)]
New Britain [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for JA147065 of the 17th Division 23rd Field Artillery Regiment 3rd Battalion 8th Company, who was captured in Karai-ai in western New Britain in March 1944. JA147065, Superior Private, was captured by US Marines. During the interrogation, JA147065 provided information on Japanese factories in Taiwan and Allied prisoners of war whom he saw in the Kao-hsiung port in Taiwan.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:05:23 AM
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