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Item title: Operating instructions for 12 and 25 Torpedo Boat Squadrons
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/23)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS enemy publications
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 5/23
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-269
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 47 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document, Instruction manual
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 6/1/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:12th Torpedo Boat Sqn
25th Torpedo Boat Sqn
Names: NIWA Toshio, CO
Languages: English
Area:Cebu [Philippines]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Cebu on 11 November 1944 during the US campaign to capture the Philippines. This item is a file entitled "12 and 25 Torpedo Boat Squadrons Regulation No. 1", issued on 10 May 1944 by NIWA Toshio, Commanding Officer of 12 and 25 Torpedo Boat Squadrons. It contains operating instructions and regulations, including battle formations, navigation and manoeuvring signals,procedures for entering and leaving ports, combat regulations, chain of command, combat speeds, attack methods, gunnery combat, anti-aircraft and submarine combat, smoke laying, naval intelligence, emergency defence, and speed and distance charts.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:06:05 AM
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