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Item title: JA147824 interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/9)
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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 6/9
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-386 (Serial no. 535)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 24/8/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:9th Fleet HQ
Tientsin Special Service Organisation
Names: JA147824, 1st Class Seaman
Languages: English
Area:Sentani [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Dutch New Guinea (Irian Jaya)]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for JA147824 of the 9th Fleet Headquarters, who was captured on 9 May 1944. JA147824, a 1st Class Seaman, was ill with malaria when he was captured by US troops near Sentani. During the interrogation, JA147824 provided information on selling kerosene to the Tientsin Special Service Organisation (an espionage unit known as Tokumu Kikan) before he was called up in July 1943, personalities in the 9th Fleet Headquarters and Tientsin Special Service Organisation, and automobile components.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:02:11 AM
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