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Item title: Health and hygiene of POWs
Title (romaji): Eisei j├┤tai
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 2/46)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: Post-surrender Rabaul material received from HQ 8 Military District
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 2/46
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 2/- Post-surrender material received from HQ 8 Military District (Rabaul)
Item: 2/46
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 page, handwritten in pencil
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/9/1945
Conflict code: Post-war (related to WW2)
Keywords:DISEASES
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Languages: Japanese
Area:Rabaul Area [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain]
Content: The document reports the recent spread of malaria among the servicemen. The causes of the increase of patients are, according to the document, the transfer of Japanese soldiers to the area where malaria was rampant and the labour work they need to do for the Australian forces.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Health and hygiene of POWs
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Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
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Place of acquisition: Rabaul Area
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:05:34 AM
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