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Item title: Operation of Mo Force Signal Unit, 1 December 1945 – February 1944
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/24)
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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 5/24
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-276
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 73 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document, Information report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 10/1/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:18th Army MO Signal Unit
Names: UCHIDA, Lt Col
Languages: English
Area:Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
New Britain [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago]
Rabaul [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Rabaul Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at an unknown location on 19 June 1944. This item is a report of operations of MO Signal Unit (18th Army), including recollections of Lieutenant-Colonel UCHIDA on signal operations in New Guinea and New Britain between 1 December and February 1944. It contains information on the general military situation in the South-West Pacific theatre, the movements of the Army Signals Unit, training, health, equipment, transportation and a summary of the Unit's operations in New Guinea (including their movement from Manchuria to Rabaul. This item also contains various charts and tables on wire communications networks, materiel distribution, occurrences of disease and ordnance repairs.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:06:38 AM
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