|Item title:||YAMASAKI Kunio interrogation report|
|Location:||Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/3) |
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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|
|Institution:||Australian War Memorial|
|Call number:||AWM55 6/3|
|Inst. sub-series:||AWM55 6/-|
|Item:||IR-81 (Serial no. 136)|
|Quantity / desc:||12 pages|
|Item type:||Unpublished, Official|
|Creation date (d/m/y):||18/5/1943|
|Conflict code:||Pacific War (1941-1945)|
|Keywords:||IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY AIR SERVICE, INTERROGATION, INTELLIGENCE, AIRCRAFT, BADGES, MORALE|
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|Japanese unit names:||Navy Air Unit 934|
|Names:||YAMASAKI Kunio, Navy Air PO 2nd Class|
|Area:||Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia)|
Northern Territory [Australia]
|Content:||This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for Navy Air Petty Officer 2nd Clas YAMASAKI Kunio of the Navy Air Unit 934, who was captured on an island off Arnhem Land on 21 April 1943. YAMASAKI, a 22 year old Navy Air Petty Officer 2nd Class from Shizuoka, was too weak to resist capture after drifiting in a rubber dinghy for nine days. His aircraft was shot down during a reconnaissance flight from Dobo on the island of Aru. During the interrogation, YAMASAKI provided information on unit organisation, aircraft, ranks and their badges, and morale in Japan.|
|Last modified:||03/05/2009 09:06:02 AM|
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