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Item title: Army list of warrant officers & non-commissioned officers
Title (romaji): Junshikan/kashikan jitsueki teinen meibo
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500040)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500040
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500040
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 book, approx. 200 mimeographed pages with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document, Personnel list
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 31/12/1942 to 01/12/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:23rd Chôsen Unit
27th Chôsen Unit
30th Chôsen Unit
Languages: Japanese
Sio [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Fortification Point–Sio Area]
Content: This item is a top secret roll of warrant officers and non-commissioned officers from the 23rd, 27th and 30th 'Chôsen' Units. It contains a table and short explanation of how to calculate the years of service for each officer and determine his rank accordingly, followed by three rolls of officers. Under each name entered in the rolls, there are details of the officer's name, promotion history and any 'special skills.' This item was captured at Sio in June 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Army list of warrant officers & non-commissioned officers
ATIS number: 500040
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 23rd Chôsen Unit
27th Chôsen Unit
30th Chôsen Unit
Japanese unit names (romaji):Chôsen Dai 23 Butai; Chôsen Dai 27 Butai; Chôsen Dai 30 Butai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Sio
Date of acquisition: 06/18/1944
Other information
Last modified:03/05/2009 10:05:49 AM
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