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Item title: JA130002 interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/6)
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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 6/6
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR- 257 (Serial no. 383)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 8 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 17/3/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:Nanshin Maru
Names: JA130002, civilian
Languages: English
Area:Netherlands East Indies (Indonesia)
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) interrogation report for civilian JA130002 of a fishing boat, Nanshin Maru, who was captured at sea approximately 140 miles south of Lombok Strait on 7 January 1944. JA130002, a 38 year old master of a fishing boat from Nagasaki, was captured by the crew of an US ship while engaging in fishing activities with two Javanese crew. He thought all other crew were killed and the boat sunk. During the interrogation, JA130002 provided information on his boat, movements, and ports in Netherland East Indies.
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