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Cemetery plot location: A-01-06



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Classification: Airman
Identification number: DD 135004
Surname: TSURU
Other names: Katsuyoshi
Plate name: KATSUYOSHI TSURU
AKA (Also Known As): Unidentified Enemy Airman
Name in kanji: Not recorded
Grave location: A-01-06
Date of birth: Not recorded
Place of birth: Not recorded
Private address:

Not recorded

Business address:

Not recorded

Military rank: Not recorded
Unit regimental number: Not recorded
Date of capture: Not recorded
Place of capture: Not recorded
Reason for internment: Not recorded
Camp interned: Not recorded
Date interned: Not recorded
Health condition on arrival: Not recorded
Trade or occupation: Not recorded
Length of residence in Australia: Not recorded
Date of entry: Not recorded
Port of disembarkation: Not recorded
Ship: Not recorded
Personal effects:

Not recorded

Religion: Not recorded
Nationality: Japanese
Marital status: Not recorded
Next of kin: Not recorded
Address of next of kin: Not recorded
Relationship to next of kin: Not recorded
Father’s name: Not recorded
Father’s occupation: Not recorded
Mother’s maiden name: Not recorded
Identification: Not recorded
Movement report:

Not recorded

Cause of death: Not recorded
Date of death: 1942-02-19
Cremation or burial:
Date of burial: 1942-09-18
Place of first burial: Berrimah
Extra information:

TSURU was 32 years old.

According to Rikai: A Guide To the Japanese War Cemetery, TSURU was aboard aircraft ‘Val’ No 3304.

He died in the Northern Territory area.

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The Cowra Japanese War Cemetery Database Project ( 2016-2022 ) © Embassy of Japan, Canberra