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Item title: Register of signatures of Imperial Japanese Army and Navy officers
Title (romaji): Nihon rikukaigun shôgun shomei-chô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (3DRL/3564)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial private records
AJRP series: AWM Japanese language material
AJRP sub-series: Miscellaneous
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: 3DRL/3564
Inst. series: Various
Inst. sub-series:
Item: 3DRL/3564
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 1 album, 40 pages with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Administrative document
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): ?/?/c1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:8th Area Army
South East Area Fleet
18th Army
17th Army
Names: IMAMURA Hitoshi, Gen; ADACHI Hatazô, Lt Gen; KANDA Masatane, Lt Gen; KUSAKA Jin'ichi, Vice Adm
Languages: English, Japanese
Area:Rabaul [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Bismarck Archipelago, New Britain, Rabaul Area]
Content: This item is an album containing signatures of forty generals and admirals from the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy. Each leaf has a signature and the title in Japanese together with a corresponding romanaizaton of the name and title in English. Those who signed were top ranking officers engaged in the South Pacific campaign. This album seems to have been made for the purpose of identification of the officers under Allied captivity.
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Last modified:12/14/2000 05:53:51 PM
Source:AJRP staff

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