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Item title: FURUYA Yoshisaburô Certificate of Meritorious Service
Title (romaji): Kôseki genninsho
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500301)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500301
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500301
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 2 pages, handwritten mimeographed copy with entries in ink
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Service record
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 28/11/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:20th Division 78th Infantry Regt 2nd Bn Machine Gun Pl
Names: FURUYA Yoshisaburô; TAKADA Yoshimasa
Languages: Japanese
Area:Aitape [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Aitape–Wewak Area]
Content: This item consists of a Certificate of Meritorious Service awarded to Private First Class FURUYA Yoshisaburô of the Machine Gun Platoon in the 2nd Battalion, 78th Infantry Regiment of the 20th Division stationed in New Guinea. The certificate was witnessed by FURUYA's company commander, Capt TAKADA Yoshimasa.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: FURUYA Yoshisaburô Certificate of Meritorious Service
ATIS number: 500301 (205650)
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: FURUYA Yoshisaburô; TAKADA Yoshimasa
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 20th Division 78th Infantry Regt 2nd Bn Machine Gun Pl
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 20 Shidan Hohei Dai 78 Rentai Dai 2 Daitai Kikanjû Shôtai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Aitape
Date of acquisition: 08/24/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:06:31 AM
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