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Item title: Paybook for 2nd Class Pte CHIBA Miyuki
Title (romaji): Rikugun nitôhei Chiba Miyuki no bôkyû shiharai shôhyô
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM 82 1/2/500189)
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AJRP details
AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: AWM 82 captured Japanese documents
AJRP sub-series: ATIS material registered as B documents
AJRP folder:
Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM 82 1/2/500189
Inst. series: AWM 82
Inst. sub-series: 1/2/- Items registered by ATIS as "B" documents
Item: 1/2/500189
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: Approx. 20 pages, mimeographed copy with handwritten entries
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Financial record, Paybook
Item content
Creation date range (d/m/y): 01/12/1941 to 23/02/1943
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt GENSHI Unit TAKIZAWA Squad
Names: CHIBA Miyuki, 2nd Class Pte; UEDA, Sgt; YAMASHITA, Sgt; GOSHIMA, Sgt
Languages: Japanese
Area:Malahang [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), New Guinea, Huon Peninsula, Lae–Markham River Area]
Content: This item is a paybook recording salary payments made between December 1942 and February 1943 to a 2nd Class Pte CHIBA Miyuki, from the 222nd Infantry Regiment of the 36th Division. At the front of the paybook is a list of instructions for its care and use, as well as a list of ranks and special allowances calculating the rate of pay due to Pte CHIBA. The rest of the booklet is divided into columns for recording the month of payment, amount received, and the name and stamp of the paymaster. Four pages of this section are filled in, and record stamps by Sergeant UEDA, Sergeant YAMASHITA, and Sergeant GOSHIMA. This item was captured at Parai in June 1944.
AWM 82 captured Japanese document details
Title: Paybook for 2nd Class Pte CHIBA Miyuki
ATIS number: 500189
Item status: Original document
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Names: CHIBA Miyuki, 2nd Class Pte; UEDA, Sgt; YAMASHITA, Sgt; GOSHIMA, Sgt
Names (kanji ):
Sender (kanji):
Recipient (kanji):
Japanese unit names: 36th Division 222nd Infantry Regt GENSHI Unit TAKIZAWA Squad
Japanese unit names (romaji):Dai 36 Shidan Hohei Dai 222 Rentai Genshi Butai Takizawa Tai
Japanese unit names (kanji)
Place of acquisition: Malahang
Date of acquisition: 06/16/1944
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Last modified:03/05/2009 10:08:34 AM
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