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Item title: Grenade launchers (Type 89) firing charts with different ammunition
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 12/31)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS research reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 12/31
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 12/-
Item: RR-51
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 6 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Information report
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 12/10/1943 to 24/10/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
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Languages: English
Area:Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) research report on Japanese Type 89 grenade launcher with various types of ammunition. The enquiry was received on 12 October 1943 and an answer despatched on 24 October 1943. This report contains detailed information about the Japanese grenade launcher, including method of firing, types of ammunition, rate of fire, range with various types of ammunition, adjustment, and burst and dispersion patterns. The enquirer was particularly interested in dispersion patterns of different types of ammunition.
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Last modified:03/05/2009 09:07:04 AM
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