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Item title: OKADA Kan'ichirô supplementary interrogation report
Title (kanji)
Location:Australian War Memorial (AWM55 6/4)
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AJRP module: Australian War Memorial official records
AJRP series: Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) publications
AJRP sub-series: ATIS interrogation reports
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Location details
Institution: Australian War Memorial
Call number: AWM55 6/4
Inst. series: AWM55
Inst. sub-series: AWM55 6/-
Item: IR-160X (Serial no. 352)
Item qualities
Quantity / desc: 7 pages
Access: Open
Item type: Unpublished, Official
Category: Interrogation report
Item content
Creation date (d/m/y): 11/2/1944
Conflict code: Pacific War (1941-1945)
Australian unit names:
Allied unit names:
Japanese unit names:11th Division 11th Mountain Artillery Regt 1st Bn 1st Coy 2nd Pl 3rd Sect
Names: OKADA Kan'ichirô, Superior Pte
Languages: English
Owen Stanley Range [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Papua]
Giruwa [Melanesia (PNG, Irian Jaya & Solomon Islands), Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area]
Content: This is an Allied Translator and Interpreter Section (ATIS) supplementary interrogation report for Superior Private OKADA Kan'ichirô of the 11th Division 11th Mountain Artillery Regiment 1st Battalion 1st Company 2nd Platoon 3rd Section, who was captured in Giruwa on 22 January 1943. OKADA, a 27 year old Superior Private from Ehime, was exhausted and asleep in a tent when he was captured by Australian troops. OKADA provided additional information on his and other units and their movements in the South-West Pacific.
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