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Item title: Intelligence reports on Allied air-ground and shipping activities in Asiatic-Pacific theatre, 21 July - 20 September 1944
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 5/30)
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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 5/30
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 5/-
Item: EP-338
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 13 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Intelligence report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 27/3/1945
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:22nd Field Artillery Regt
35th Army Nao Group
14th Area Army Shobu Group
14th Area Army Watari Group
Names: MacArthur, Gen; Eichelberger, Gen; Nimitz, Adm
Languages: English
Area:Burma [Burma–Thailand]
Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)
Palau Island [Central Pacific, Caroline Islands]
New Guinea [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands)]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) translation of a Japanese publication captured at Tanauan on 29 October 1944 during the US campaign to recapture the Philippines. This item is a collection of seven intelligence reports, dated 21 July to 20 September 1944, held by the 22nd Field Artillery Regiment and issued by the Nao Group (35th Army), the Shobu Group (14th Area Army) and the Watari Group (14th Area Army). These items contain information on the movement of Allied shipping, accounts of Allied airfields and air units in the New Guinea area, a sketch of Allied communication networks in New Guinea, the situation on Peleliu (part of the Palau Islands) on 20 September, reports on the movements of high-ranking Allied officers such as Admiral Nimitz, General MacArthur and General Eichelberger, and a report on the movement of Japanese units in Burma.
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