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Place FormalCampName OtherName OtherJapaneseName CampHistory
Java Main Camp of Java POW Camp Java Main Camp J.M. ジャワ俘虜収容所本所 15 August 1942 Established as Main camp of Java POW Camp in Batavia. Under the Main Camp of Java POW Camp, there were No.1 Detached Camp (Tanjung Priok), No.2 Detached Camp (Batavia), No.3 Detached Camp (Batavia), No.4 Detached Camp (Batavia), No.5 Detached Camp (Batavia) and Patient Receiving Station. 15 August 1945 The camp was closed.
Headquarters of Detached Camp of Main Camp ジャワ俘虜収容所本所総分遣所 15 August 1942 Established as General Detached Camp of Main Camp of Java POW Camp in Batavia. 15 August 1945 Closed
Java No.1 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp Java No.1 Branch Camp Java No.1 POW Camp ジャワ俘虜収容所第1分所 15 August 1945 Established as No.1 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp in Bandung. November 1942 4.500 POWs were transferred to Thailand. Under the No.1 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp, there were No.1 Detached Camp (Bandung), No.2 Detached Camp (Cimahi), No.3 Detached Camp (Cimahi) and No.4 Detached Camp (Cimahi) 15 August 1945 Closed.
Java No.2 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp Java No.2 Branch Camp Java No.2 POW Camp ジャワ俘虜収容所第2分所 August 1942 Established as No.2 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp in Cilacap. February 1943 Closed. About 4800 POW moved to Thailand after the camp closed.
Java No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp Java No.3 Branch Camp Java No.3 POW Camp ジャワ俘虜収容所第3分所 August 1945 Established as No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp in Surabaya. November 1942 1.000 POWs were brought to Burma. January 1943 2.400 POWs were moved to Thailand. April 1943 Closed. The rest of POWs were transferred to Ambon, Haruku and Flores to be interned at Dispatched No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp.
Dispatched No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp ジャワ派遣第3分所 April 1943 Established as Dispatched No.3 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp after the No.3 Branch Camp was closed in Surabaya. There were No.1 Detached Camp (Amahai, Ambon), No.2 Detached Camp (Flores), No.3 Detached Camp (Haruku) and No.4 Detached Camp (Ambon, Rian)
Java No.4 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp Java No.4 Branch Camp Java No.4 POW Camp ジャワ俘虜収容所第4分所 15 August 1942 Established as No.4 Branch Camp of Java POW Camp in Malang. Under No.4 Branch Camp, there were No.1 Detached Camp (Malang), No.2 Detached Camp (Malang), No.3 Detached Camp (Malang) and No.4 Detached Camp (Malang). February 1943 Closed. 5000 POWs were transferred to Thailand.
Malay Main Camp of Malay POW Camp Malay Main Camp マレイ俘虜収容所本所 15 August 1942 Established as Main Camp of Malay POW Camp in Changi, Singapore. Under the Main Camp, there were No.1 Detached Camp (Changi, Singapore 1 November 1942-), No.2 Detached Camp (Serang, Singapore 16 August 1942-), No.3 Detached Camp (River Valley, Singapore 18 August 1942-) and No.4 Detached Camp (Adam park). 15 August 1945 Closed.
Malay No.1 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp Malay No.1 Branch Camp Malay No.1 POW Camp マレイ俘虜収容所第1分所 15 August 1942 Established as No.1 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp in Medan, Sumatra. June 1944 Moved from Medan to Pekanbaru in June 1944. 15 August 1945 Closed.
Malay No.1 Detached Camp of Malay POW Camp Malay No.1 Detached Camp マレイ俘虜収容所第1分遣所 1 November 1942 Established as No.1 Detached Camp in Changi, Singapore. 15 August 1945 Closed.
Malay No.2 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp Malay No.2 Branch Camp マレイ俘虜収容所第2分所 15 August 1942 Established as No.2 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp in Palembang, Sumatra. Only Caucasian POWs were interned in this camp. 15 August 1945 Closed.
No.6 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp マレイ俘虜収容所第6分所 15 March 1944 Established as No.6 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp in Rangoon for maintanance of the Burma-Siam Railway. 1 Jully 1944 Renamed as No.4 Branch Camp of Malay POW Camp. 29 January 1945 Closed.
Thai Main Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai Main Camp タイ俘虜収容所本所 15 August 1942 Established as Main Camp of Thai POW Camp in Bang Pon. 17 May 1943 Moved to Kanchanaburi. November 1944 Moved to Tha Moang after the completion of railway construction. March 1945 Moved to Bangkok. August 1945 Closed
Thai No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.1 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第1分所 18 August 1942 Established as No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW camp in Non Pladuk. 17 May 1943 Moved to Kanchanaburi. 25 November 1943 Renamed as the General dispatched camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp. Under No.1 Branch Camp, there were No.1 Detached Camp (Non Pladuk) with 1,651 POWs, No.2 Detached Camp (Kinsayok, 160 km point) with 2,412 POWs, No.3 Detached Camp (Wan Pon, 110km point) with 1,302 POWs.
Thai No.1 Camp Thai No.6 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第1分所 タイ俘虜収容所第6分所 21 January 1943 The camp as renamed from No.6 Camp of Thai POW Camp to No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp. March 1943 Moved to Hindato. October 1943 Renamed as No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp and stayed for the maintenance of the railway. 15 February 1944 until the end of the war The camp was placed in Ubon and Ratchathari.
Thai No.2 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.2 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第2分所 16 August 1942 Established as No.2 Branch Camp of Thai in Chungkai. March 1942 Moved to Tha Makhan and moved back to Chungkai. August 1944 Moved again back to Tha Makhan. January 1945 Returned to Chungkai. 15 August 1945 Closed.
No.3 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.3 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第3分所 16 August 1942 Established as No.3 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp in Thambyuzayat, Burma. The Japanese camp commander was Lt. Col. Yoshitada Nagatomo. No. 3 Branch Camp was in charge of the Thai/Burma border area construction such as, Songkurai (294km), Chaunggahlaya (303km), Payarhonzu, Three Pagoda path (108/307km), Angganung(105/310km), Regue (100/315km), Kyondaw (95/319km). There were 9368 POWs in total in the camp. The POWs were divided into two groups. The 3.302 POWs were moved to Angganung dispatched camp, which was 108 km from Thanbyuzayat. The 6.066 POWs were sent to Payathonzu dispatched camp, which was 105 km from Thanbyuzayat. Before the construction ended, the No.3 Branch camp moved to Mezali in September 1943. After the completion of the Birma-Siam Railway, the camp moved to Angganung for maintenance and again moved to Thamakan in April 1944. The camp discontinued in August 1944. No.3 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp was asked to work for No.5 Railway Regiment, but because of the shortage of manpower, part of Angganung and Payathonzu detached camps were placed under the command of No.9 Railway Regiment.
Thai No.4 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.4 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第4分所 No.4 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp was set up in Wanyai, Thailand on 16 August 1942 under the Japanese POW camp commander Lt. Col. Tamie Ishii. The camp was requested to work for 4th Battalion of 9th Railway Regiment which was in charge of railway construction in Wanyai (120km point from Nong Pladuk) (3.308 POWs), Tonchan (3.100 POWs) , Kannyu, Saiyo, Hintuk (1.087 POWs), Kinsayok (2.339 POWs) and Mattner. Only Mattner was under the command of 3rd Company of 2nd Battalion of 9th Railway Regiment. In October 1942, after 1 week move by train to Ban Pong, 1200 POW moved from Ban Pong to Wang Yai (124km point) by walk for a week in rainy season. These POWs were brought to No.4 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp. The POW camp headquarter was placed in Wanyai from the beginning by the end of the war. After the construction of the railway, the camp moved to Tha Muang in May 1944. The camp was closed on 15 August 1945.
Thai No.5 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.5 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第5分所 No.5 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp started in Thanbyuzyat on 25 January 1943. The camp moved to Apalon in April 1943, to Kandou in October 1943. The No.5 camp ceased exist in December 1943 when the camp was regrouped into No.3 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp that was in charge of railway maintenance in Angganung. The regrouped No.3 Branch camp moved to Thamakan in April 1944. The camp ended in August 1944.
Thai No.6 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.6 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第6分所 No.6 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp started on 21 January 1943 in Kinsayok August 1942. The Japanese camp commander was Major Yoshitaro Yebisu. The camp worked for No.6 Company, No.3 Battalion of No.9 Railway Regiment. POW in No.6 Branch Camp worked in Lin Thin (180km point from Nong Pladuk), Kui Yae (190km), Wang Hin, Hindat (197km), Prang Kasi (208km) and Bangan. The camp moved to Hindato in March 1943. After the construction ended, the camp was renamed as No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp and continued the maintenance of the railway in Ubon and Ratchathari since 15 February 1944 until the end of the war.
Thai No.7 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.7 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第7分所 No.7 Branch started as No.3 Dispatched Camp of Thai POW Camp in Kanchanaburi on 28 March 1944. The camp was renamed as No.7 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp on 1 September 1944. The camp ended in Kanchanaburi on 15 August 1945.
Thai No.8 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.8 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第8分所 No.8 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp was set up in Saigon, French Indo China on 1 September 1942 as No.1 Dispatched Camp of Thai POW Camp. The camp was renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp on 1 September 1944 and closed on 15 August 1945.
Thai No.10 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp Thai No.10 Camp タイ俘虜収容所第10分所 No.10 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp was established in Long Thanh, French Indochina. The camp was moved to Lianga (French Indochina) in May 1945. The Camp was closed on 15 August 1945.
Thai No.1 Detached Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp タイ俘虜収容所本所第1分遣所 No.1 Detached Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp was set up in Saigon on 21 September 1942. It was renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp on 1 September 1944.
Thai No.5 Detached Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp タイ俘虜収容所本所第5分遣所 There were two No.5 Detached Camps of Main Camp of Thai POW Camp. The first No.5 Detached Camps of Main Camp of Thai POW Camp was set up in Apalon in May 1944 and closed on 1 September 1944. The camp was annexed to No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp. The second No.5 Detached Camps of Main Camp of Thai POW Camp was set up in Nakon Yoku on 18 March 1945 and closed on 15 August 1945.
Thai No.6 Detached Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp タイ俘虜収容所本所第6分遣所 No.6 Dispatched Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp started in Apalon of Burma side in May 1944 and was annexed to No.1 Branch Camp of Thai POW Camp on 1 September 1945. Another No.6 Dispatched Camp of Main camp of Thai POW Camp started in Bangkok in June 1945 and closed on 15 August 1945.
Thai ナコンパトム病室 Nakom Pathom attached sick ward was set up in December 1944 and closed on 15 August 1945.
Taiwan No.4 Branch Camp of Taiwan POW Camp Taiwan No.4 Branch Camp 台湾俘虜収容所第4分所 17 July 1942 Established as No.4 Branch Camp of Taiwan POW Camp Krenko (Hualian). 7 June 1943 Moved to Shirakawa (Baihe), South suburb of Kagi (Chayi). 15 August 1945 Closed. Only officers were held at the camp.
Taiwan No.6 Branch Camp of Taiwan POW Camp Taiwan No.6 Branch Camp 台湾俘虜収容所第6分所 August 1943 Established in Daichoku (Dazhi), Taihoku (Taipei). 15 August 1945 Closed. The camp was operated independently in Main Camp of Taiwan POW Camp.
Mukden No.1 Branch Camp of Mukden POW Camp Mukden No.1 Branch Camp 奉天俘虜収容所第1分所 14 October 1944 Established as No.1 Branch Camp of Mukden POW Camp in Zheng Jiatun. 21 May 1945 Closed.
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Hakodate No.1 Branch Camp of Hakodate POW Muroran Branch Camp Ashibetsu Branch Camp Hakodate 1-B 06/12/1942 The camp was set up as No.1 Branch Camp of Hakodate POW at Shiribetsu-cho, Muroran City, Hokkaido 15/01/1943 The camp moved to Nakajima-cho, Muroran City. The POWs were used by Muroran refinery, Japan Iron & Steel Col,Ltd. 07/06/1945 Moved to Raijo, Ashibetsu-cho, Sorachi-gun, Hokkaido. The POWs were used by Ashibetsu Mining station, Mitsui Mining Company. 509 POWs (349 British, 155 Netherlands, and 5 American) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 53 POWs died while imprisonment.
Hakodate No.3 Branch Camp of Hakodate POW Camp (Utashina) Utashinai Branch Camp Hakodate 3-B 函館俘虜収容所第3分所 北海道炭坑空知炭坑
Sendai No.4 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp Ohashi Branch Camp Sendai 4-B No.3 Branch Camp of Hakodate POW Camp (Kamaishi) Hakodate 3-B 函館俘虜収容所第2分所 仙台俘虜収容所第2分所 東京俘虜収容所第6分所 仙台俘虜収容所第4分所 日本製鉄釜石大橋鉱山 30/11/1942 Established as Hakodate No. 2 Branch Camp at Kamaishi City, Iwate Prefecture. 01/04/1943 Moved to Ohashi, Kasshi-mura, Kamihei-gun (current Kasshi-cho, Kamaishi City), Iwate Prefecture. 20/04/1944 Transferred under the jurisdiction of Tokyo POW Camp to be No. 6 Branch Camp. 14/04/1945 Transferred under the jurisdiction of Sendai POW Camp to be No. 4 branch Camp. Although the camp was renamed several times, the camp location was the same since 1 April 1943 by the end of the war. The POWs were used by Ohashi mining, Japan Iron & Steel Co.,Ltd. 395 POWs (198 Canadian, 93 Netherlands, 56 British, 40 American and 8 Australian) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 15 POWs died while imprisonment.
Sendai No.5 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp Kamaishi Branch Camp Sendai 5-B No.3 Branch Camp of Hakodate POW Camp No.7 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Sendai No.5 Branch Camp 函館俘虜収容所第3分所 東京俘虜収容所第7分所 仙台俘虜収容所第5分所 日本製鉄釜石製鉄所 10/11/1943 Established as Hakodate No.3 Branch Camp at Dai 4 Chiwari 68-1, Oaza Kamaishi, Kamaishi City, Iwate Prefecture. 20/04/1944 Transferred to Tokyo POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.7 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp. 14/04/1945 Transferred to Sendai POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.5 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp. The camp stayed at the same location throuout the period until destroyed by the US fleet fire in August 1945. The camp moved to Yanoura, Kamaishi City immediately after the end of the War. The POWs were used by Kamaishi refinery, Japan Iron & Steel Co., Ltd. 351 POWs (168 Netherlands, 86 British, 78 American and 19 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 50 POWs died while imprisonment, 32 of whom were killed by the US fleet fire.
Sendai No.8 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp Kosaka Branch Camp Sendai 8-D No.10 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Tokyo No.10 Branch Camp 仙台俘虜収容所第8分所 02/12/1944 No.8 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp was set up originally as No.10 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Kosaka Mining Smelting Station in Otanichi, Kosaka-machi, Kazuno-gun, Akita-prefecture. The camp was moved to Sendai POW Camp jurisdiction and was renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Sendai POW Camp. The camp was ran by Fujita Gumi (present Dowa Holdings Co. Ltd.)。The camp held 236 Americans, 99 Netherlands and 8 British POWs (total 343 POWs). Eight POW died during the internment.
Tokyo Main Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Shinagawa POW Camp Tokyo Main Camp Omori Main Camp 東京俘虜収容所本所 品川俘虜収容所 品川本所 大森本所 12/09/1942 Established as Shinagawa POW Camp at 3-chome Higashi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo. The camp was situated at the office building of Keihin Canal Construction Company. 25/09/1942 Renamed as Main Camp of Tokyo POW Camp on September 25, 1942. 20/07/1943 Moved to Arai-cho, Omori-ku (current Heiwajima, Ota-ku), Tokyo. The camp was called as Omori Main Camp. Sept 1945 The camp was closed. The POWs were used by Nippon Express Company and others. 606 POWs (437 American, 115 British, 28 Netherlands and 26 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 41 POWs died while imprisonment.
Tokyo No.1 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Kawasaki Branch Camp Tokyo 1-B 24/08/1942 Established as Kawasaki Temporary POW Camp at 4-chome Oshima-cho, Kawasaki City, Kanagawa. 25/09/1942 Renamed as Tokyo No.1 Branch Camp. The POWs were used by Nippon Express Company and so on. 205 POWs (135 British, 48 American, 8 Australian and 14 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 16 POWs died while imprisonment.
No.3 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp (Yokohama) Yokohama Branch Camp Tokyo No.2 Branch Camp (Yokohama Park Camp) No.2 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Tokyo 3-B 東京俘虜収容所第3分所 横浜俘虜収容所 東京俘虜収容所第2分所
No.3 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp (Nagaoka) Nagaoka Branch Camp Tokyo 3-B Tokyo No.3 Branch Camp 東京俘虜収容所第3分所 長岡分所 01/05/1945 No.3 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp was set up at the Hokuetsu Den’ka Kogyo (Hokuetsu Metal Co.Ltd.) in Zao-cho, Nagaoka-city, Niigata-prefecture. The camp held 198 Netherlands POWs (mostly Indo-European POWs). The POWs were in charge of production of Carbon, Carbide and steel. Two POWs died in the camp.
Tokyo No.4 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Naoetsu Branch Camp Tokyo 4-B 東京俘虜収容所第4分所 直江津分所 07/12/1942 Established as No.4 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Naoetsu factories of Shin-Etsu Chemical Co.,Ltd. in Naoetsu-cho, Nakakubiki-gun (current Joetsu City), Niigata Prefecture. February 1942 Moved to Kasuga-shinden, Arita-mura, Nakakubiki-gun (current Kawara-machi, Joetsu City). September 1945 The camp was closed. The POWs were used by Shinetsu Chemical Company and others. 698 POWs (338 American, 231 Australian, 90 British and 39 Netherlands) were interned at the end of the war. 61 POWs died while imprisonment. The post-war War Crimes Trial gave severe sentences to the camp staff; death sentence to 8 Japanese guards, life imprisonment to 3, imprisonment to 4 staffs.
Tokyo No.5 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Niigata Sea and Land Transportation Branch Camp Tokyo 5-B 東京俘虜収容所第5分所 20/08/1943 Established as No.5 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Nutari, Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture 01/12/1943 Moved to Kawato Shinden, Ogata-mura, Nakakanbara-gun (current Kogane-machi, Niigata City). 18/01/1944 POWs were moved temporarily to Niigata Sea and Land Transportation Company factories and Niigata Ironworks Company due to an accident at POWs barrack. 01/04/1944 POWs returned to the original camp location at Ogata-mura. 692 POWs (527 American, 109 Canadian, 34 British, 18 Netherlands and 4 other nationality) at the end of the war. 99 POWs died while imprisonment. One American POW was stabbed to death after his attempt to escape.
Tokyo No.6 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Suwa Branch Camp Tokyo 6-B 東京俘虜収容所第6分所 日本鋼管諏訪鉱業所 06/04/1945 Established as No.6 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Kitayama-mura, Suwa-gun (current Kitayama, Chino City), Nagano Prefecture. Sept 1945 The camp was cleased. The POWs were used by Suwa refinery, Nippon Kokan Ltd. 243 POWs (91 Netherlands, 57 American, 55 British, 34 Canadian and 6 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 4 POWs died while imprisonment.
Tokyo No.7 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Hitachi Daioin Branch Camp Tokyo 7-B Tokyo No.6 Dispatched Camp No.6 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp 日立鉱業日立鉱山精錬所 東京俘虜収容所第7分所 東京俘虜収容所第6派遣所 12 May 1943 Established as No.8 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Daio'in Smelter, Hitachi Mine (Nippon Mining Co., Ltd, present JX Nippon Mining & Metals) in Miyata-cho, Hitachi City, Ibaragi Prefecture. 1 Aug 1943 Renamed as Tokyo No.6 Dispatched Camp. 1 Aug 1945 Renamed as Tokyo No.7 Branch Camp. Sept 1945 the camp was closed. The POWs were used by Hitachi Mine. 349 POWs (280 Netherlands, 60 American and 9 Norwegian) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 10 POWs died while imprisonment.
Tokyo No.8 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Hitachi Motoyama Branch Camp Tokyo 8-B Tokyo No.8 Branch Camp Tokyo No.12 Dispatched Camp No.12 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp 東京俘虜収容所第12派遣所 日立本山分所 東京俘虜収容所第8分所 5 March 1944 Established as No.12 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Hitachi Mine (Nippon Mining Co.,Ltd., present JX Nippon Mining & Metals) in Motoyama, Miyata-cho, Hitachi-city, Ibaraki prefecture. Aug 1945 The Camp was renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The number of the POWs at the end of the war was 293 POWs ( 145 Netherlands, 80 British, 68 American 6). 5 POWs died during the internment.
Tokyo No.9 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Ashio Branch Camp Tokyo 9-B Tokyo No.8 Dispatched Camp No.8 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp 東京俘虜収容所第9分所 足尾分所 東京俘虜収容所第8分遣所 10 Nov 1943 Established as Tokyo No.8 Dispatched Camp at Sunahata, Ashio-cho, Kamitsuga-gun, Tochigi Prefecture. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.9 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Furukawa Mining Co.,Ltd. 245 POWs (210 American, 32 British and 3 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 24 POWs died while imprisonment.
Tokyo Detached Camp of No.9 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Ashio Detached Camp Tokyo 9-B Detach Detached Camp of Tokyo POW Main Camp Detached Camp of Tokyo No.9 Branch Camp 東京俘虜収容所第9分所分遣所 4 June 1945 Established as Detached Camp of Main Camp of Tokyo POW Camp in Nojimata, Ashio-cho, Kamitsuga-gun, Tochigi Prefecture. Aug 1945 Renamed as Detached Camp of Tokyo No.9 Branch Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Ashio Refinery Furukawa Mining Co.,Ltd. 213 POWs (121 American, 80 Dutch and 12 other nationality) at the end of the war. 1 POW died while imprisonment.
Tokyo No.9 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Nippon Kokan Ltd. Kawasaki Ogimachi Dispatched Camp Tokyo 9-D Tokyo No.9 Dispatched Camp 東京俘虜収容所第9派遣所 日本鋼管川崎扇町分所 10/11/1943 No.9 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp was set up at Oogi-cho 1, (Kawasaki-ku), Kawasaki-city, Kanagawa. 31/03/1945 Closed. The company which ran the camp was Kawasaki Oogi-machi factory, Nippon Kokan Ltd. After the camp was closed down, most of the POW were transferred to No.5 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp (Kawasaki factory, Nippon Kokan Ltd.). 4 POWs died during the internment.
Tokyo No.10 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Sumidagawa Branch Camp Tokyo 10-B No.20 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp 東京俘虜収容所第10分所 隅田川分所 日本通運隅田川支店 1 July 1944 Established originally as No.20 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp in Minami-Sen’ju, Arakawa-ku, Tokyo. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.10 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Sumidagawa Branch of Nippon Express (Nippon Tsuu’un/ 日本通運). The camp held 87 British, 64 Americans, 55 Canadian, and 50 Netherlands POWs (in total 256). Two POW died during the internment.
Tokyo No.15 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Niigata Ironworks Branch Camp Tokyo 15-B Tokyo No.15 Dispatched Camp No.15 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp Toyo No.15 Branch Camp 新潟鉄工所 東京俘虜収容所第15分所 1 Apr 1944 Established as No.15 Dispatched Camp of Tokyo POW Camp at Akiba-dori, Yamanoshita, Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.15 Branch Camp of Tokyo POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Niigata Engineering Co.,Ltd. (present Niigata Power Systems Co.,Ltd.) 320 POWs (160 American, 82 Canadian, 41 British, 26 Australian and 11 Dutch) were interend by the end of the war. 6 POWs died while imprisonment.
Nagoya Main Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Nagoya Main Camp No.7 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka No.7 Branch Camp Kamioka Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Main Camp of Nagoya POW Camp was set up originally as No.7 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp at Simo-Shinmachi 50, Toyama-city, Toyama-prefecture on 28 May 1945. The company which ran the camp was Toyama Steel mill station, Nippon Soda Co. Ltd (日本曹達). 195 American POWs was held at this camp. One POW died during the internment.
Nagoya No.1 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Kamioka Branch Camp Nagoya 1-D Nagoya No.1 Branch Camp Kamioka Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp No.7 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka No.7 Branch Camp 名古屋俘虜収容所第1分所 三井鉱山神岡鉱業所 8 Dec 1942 Established as Kamioka Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp at Wasaho, Aso-mura, Yoshiki-gun (current Kamioka-cho, Hida City), Gifu Prefecture. 18 Feb 1943 Renamed as No.7 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 6 Apr 1945 Transferred to Nagoya POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.1 Branch Camp Nagoya POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Mitsui Mining Co., Ltd.(present Nippon Cokes & Engineering Company). 594 POWs (320 American, 269 Netherlands and 5 British) were interned byt the end of the war. 85 POWs died while imprisonment.
Nagoya No.2 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Narumi Branch Camp Nagoya 2-D Nagoya No.2 Branch Camp Osaka No.11 Branch Camp No.11 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp (Narumi) 名古屋俘虜収容所第2分所 日本車輌名古屋工場 28 Dec 1943 Established as No.11 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp at Arimatsuura, Narumi-cho, Aichi-gun (current Midori-ku, Nagoya City), Aichi Prefecture. 6 Apri 1945 Transferred to Nagoya POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.2 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Nippon Rolling Stock (Nippon Sharyo). 273 POWs (189 American, 64 British, 11 Canadian and 9 other nationality) were interned by the end of war. 22 POWs died during imprisonment.
No.4 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Iruka Branch Camp Nagoya 4-B Nagoya No.4 Branch Camp Osaka No.16 Branch Camp No.16 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第16分所 入鹿分所 石原産業紀州鉱業所 25 June 1944 Established as No.16 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp at Itaya, Iruka-mura (current Kiwa-cho), Minamimuro-gun, Mie Prefecture. 6 Apr 1945 Transferred to Nagoya POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.4 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. 284 British POWs who were transferred from Thai-Burma Railway were interned. 16 POWs died during the ineternment. The POWs were used at Kishu Mine (copper and sulfide ores), Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
Nagoya No.5 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp No.17 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Yokkaichi Branch Camp Nagoya 5-D Nagoya No.5 Branch Camp 名古屋俘虜収容所第5分所 四日市分所 大阪俘虜収容所第17分所 石原産業四日市工業 11 Aug 1944 Established as No.17 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp at 1-Banchi, Ishihara-cho, Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture. 6 Apr 1945 Transferred to Nagoya POW Camp jurisdiction and named as No.5 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Yokkaichi factory, Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd. 296 POWs (196 American, 75 Netherlands, 25 British) were interned by the end of the war. 19 POWs died while imprisonment.
Nagoya No.10 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Fushiki Sea and Land Transportation Branch Camp Nagoya 10-D Nagoya No.10 Branch Camp 名古屋俘虜収容所第10分所 伏木海陸運送 18 June 1945 Established as No.10 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp at Tatenoue, No-machi, Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Fushiki Kairiku Unso Co. Ltd (transportation). 294 POWs (166 American, 47 Netherlands, 32 British 27 Australian and 22 other nationality) were imprisoned at the end of the war. 5 POWs died while imprisonment.
Nagoya No.11 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp Toyama Nippon Soda Iwase Ironworks Branch Camp Nagoya 11-D agoya No.11 Branch Camp 名古屋俘虜収容所第11分所 日本曹達岩瀬製鋼所 28 May 1945 Established as No.11 Branch Camp of Nagoya POW Camp at Mori, Ohirota, Nishimiya, Toyama City, Toyama Prefecture. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Iwase Ironworks station, Nippon Soda Co.,Ltd. 148 POWs (75 Netherlands, 48 American and 25 British) were interned by the end of the war. 2 POWs died while imprisonment.
Osaka No.1 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka Main Camp Osaka No.1 Branch Camp Osaka 1-B Main Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所本所 大阪俘虜収容所第1分所 日本通運大阪支店 8 June 1945 Established as Osaka Detached Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp at 3-chome, Gojo-dori, Minato-ku, Osaka City. 21 Sept 1942 Reorganized and renamed as Main Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 1 June 1945 POWs were moved temporarily to Tsumori after the camp was destroyed by airraid. July 1945 Only POWs were moved to Nishinomachi, Kitafukuzaki, Minato-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka. The camp as renamed as No.1 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 10 July 1945 The Main Camp administrative office moved to an elementary school building at Aza-shimoshinden, Shinden-mura, Mishima-gun (present Senriyama, Suita City), Osaka Prefecture. 2 Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were usedat Osaka harbor and railway stations by Nippon Express Co.,Ltd and others. Some POWs worked at ironworks in Osaka City. (443 POWs (326 British, 42 American, 24 Chinese, 19 Indian, 17 Netherlands and 15 other nationality) were interned by the end of the war. 154 POWs died while imprisonment.
Osaka No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Ikuno Branch Camp Osaka 4-B Osaka No.19 Branch Camp No.19 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第4分所 (生野)
Osaka No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Tanagawa Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka 4-D Osaka No.4 Branch Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第4分所 (多奈川) 飛島組多奈川作業所 川崎重工造船所 22 November 1942. No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp was set up as Tanagawa Branch of Osaka POW Camp at Tanagawa village, Sen’nan-gun, Osaka (大阪府泉南郡多奈川村/ present location is Tanigawa 谷川). 18 February 1943 The camp was renamed as No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 29 March 1945 Closed. After the camp was closed, the POWs moved to Umeda (梅田), Ikuno (生野), Akenobe (明延), Tsuruga (敦賀) Branch camps.103 POWs died during this internment. 1 American POW was poisoned to death due to his attempt to escape. About 200 American and Netherlands POWs were transferred to No.11 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp (later No.8 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp) in Inatsuki, Kaho-gun, Fukuoka. The No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp was run by Tanagawa work station of Tobishima-gumi (飛鳥組/ Tobishima Corporation) Construction company. POWs were engaged in construction work of shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. 103 POWs died during internment.
Osaka No.5 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp Kobe Kawasaki Branch Camp Osaka 5-D Osaka No.5 Branch Camp Osaka No.5 Dispatched Camp No.5 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka No.5 Branch Camp Branch Camp of Kawasaki Heavy Industry of Osaka POW Camp 川崎重工業艦船工場 大阪俘虜収容所第5分所 大阪俘虜収容所第5派遣所 8 December 1942 Established as Branch Camp of Kawasaki Heavy Industry of Osaka POW Camp at 2-chome, Maruyama-cho, Hayasida-ku, Kobe-city (present Nagata-ku 神戸市長田区). 8 February 1943 Renamed as No.5 Branch Camp. 25 October 1943 Remaned as No.5 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 21 May 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. The POWs went to work by tram Shin’yu line (present Kobe dentetsu). 51 POWs died during the internment. The rest of the POWs were transferred to Hiroshima, Fukuoka or Nagoya POW Camps after the camp was closed.
Osaka No.7 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp Harima Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka No.6 Branch Camp No.6 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka 7-D Osaka No.7 Dispatched Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第6分所 大阪俘虜収容所第7派遣所 播磨分所 8 December 1942 Established as Harima Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp at Harima Shipyard in Aioi city, Hyogo prefecture. 18 February 1943 Renamed as No.6 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 25 October 1943 Renamed as No.7 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 21 May 1945 Closed. Among 400 POWs, there were 395 Netherlands POWs from Java. 39 POWs died during the internment. One Netherlands soldier was shot to death after his attempt to escape. Harima Shipbuilding & Engineering Co., Ltd. (present IHI Corporation) ran the camp.
Osaka No.8 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp (Sakurajima) Sakurajima Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Osaka 4-D Osaka No.8 Branch Camp Osaka No.4 Dispatched Camp No.4 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第8分所 桜島分所 20 January 1943 Established as Sakurajima branch of Osaka POW Camp at Takami-cho, Konohana-ku, Osaka-city. 18 February 1943 Renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 1 October 1943 Remaned as No.4 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp. 18 May 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Sakurajima Dock, Hitachi Zosen Corporation. 38 POWs died during the internment.
No.8 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp (Nodanuma) Nodanuma Branch Camp Osaka 8-B Osaka No.8 Branch Camp Osaka No.23 Branch Camp No.23 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第8分所 野田沼分所 大阪俘虜収容所第23分所 18 May 1945 No.8 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp was established as No.23 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp in Hyouzu village, Yasu-gun, Shiga prefecture (present- Chouzu-cho, Yasu-city). August 1945 Renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. 196 Netherlands (mostly Indo-European) POWs were interned at this camp. They were transferred mainly from from Harima branch (No.7 Dispatched Camp of Osaka POW Camp, No6 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp). The camp was run by Shiga prefectural government. The POWs were engaged in reclamation works and farming. No POWs died in the camp.
Osaka No.9 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Notogawa Branch Camp Osaka 9-B Osaka No.24 Branch Camp No.24 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第9分所 大阪俘虜収容所第24分所 能登川分所 18 May 1945 Established as No.24 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp in Notogawa in Kan’zaki county, Shiga Prefecture (currently Higashi Oomi city). Aug 1945 Renamed as No.9 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. They were transferred mainly from Harima Branch and Main Camp of Osaka POW Camp. The camp was run by Shiga prefecture. POWs were used for reclamation works of lake Biwa between Inawa village and Ben’ten village. The number of POWs at the end of the war was 301 (American 109, Netherlands 69, British 67, Australia 55, New Zealand 3). No POW died in this camp.
Osaka No.11 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp (Rokuroshi) Rokuroshi Branch Camp Osaka 11-B Osaka No.11 Branch Camp Osaka No.26 Branch Camp No.26 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp 大阪俘虜収容所第11分所 大阪俘虜収容所第26分所 陸軍六呂師演習場 10 June 1945 Established as No.26 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp in Minamirokuroshi, Sakatani-mura, Ono-gun, Fukui Prefecture . Aug 1945 Renamed as No.11 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were all officers and they were engaged in the gardening work under Japanese Army. 361 POWs (351 American, 5 British and 5 Dutch) were interned by the end of the war. 1 POW died while imprisonment.
Osaka No.13 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp Tsumori Branch Camp Osaka 13-B 大阪俘虜収容所第13分所 藤永田造船所津守造船所ほか 20 Aug 1943 Established as No.13 Branch Camp of Osaka POW Camp in Tsumori-cho, Nishinari-ku, Osaka City. 16 May 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Fujinagata Dockyard Company (later annexed to Mitsui Shipbuilding & Engineering Co.,Ltd.) and others. 89 POWs died while imprisonment.
Hiroshima No.1 Branch Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp Zentsuji Main Camp Main Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp Hiroshima 1-B Hiroshima No.1 Branch Camp 広島俘虜収容所第1分所 善通寺俘虜収容所本所 日本通運高松支店ほか 14 Jan 1942 Established as Main Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp in Oaza-Sakino, Zentsuji-cho, Kagawa Prefecture. 13 Apr 1945 Transferred to Hiroshima POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.1 Branch Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Nippon Express Company. 110 POWs (104 American, 5 New Zealander and 1 British) were interned by the end of war. 10 POWs died while imprisonment.
Hiroshima No.2 Branch Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp Niihama Isoura Branch Camp Fukuoka No.13 Branch Camp No.13 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Hiroshima 2-B Hiroshima No.2 Branch Camp No.3 Branch Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp Zentsuji No.3 Branch Camp 22 Apr 1943 Established as No.13 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp at Isoura, Niihama City, Ehime Prefecture. 14 july 1943 Transferred to Zentsuji POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.3 Branch Camp of Zentstuji POW Camp. 13 Apr 1945 Transferred to Hiroshima POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.2 Branch Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Niihama factory, Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. 644 POWs (401 Netherlands, 242 Australian and 1 Armenian) were interned by the end of the war. 33 POWs died while imprisonment.
Hiroshima No.3 Dispatched Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp Niihama Yamane Dispatched Camp branch compound of Niihama Isoura Branch Camp Hiroshima 3-D Yamane Detached station, No.3 Branch Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp No.4 Branch Camp of Zentsuji Camp Zentsuji No.4 Branch Camp No.3 Dispatched Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp 住友鉱業別子鉱業所 善通寺俘虜収容所第3分所山根分宿所 善通寺俘虜収容所第4分所 善通寺俘虜収容所第3派遣所 広島俘虜収容所第3派遣所 1 May1944 Established as a branch compound of Niihama Isoura Branch Camp at Yamane, Sumino-cho, Nii-gun (current Niihama City), Ehime Prefecture. 18 Nov 1944 Renamed as No.4 Branch Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp. 20 Mar 1945 Renamed as on No.3 Dispatched Camp of Zentsuji POW Camp. 13 Apr 1945 Transferred to Hiroshima POW Camp jurisdiction and renamed as No.3 Dispatched Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp. 19 May 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Besshi Mining station, Sumitomo Coal Mining Co., Ltd. (present Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd.) 12 POWs died while imprisonment. POWs were transferred to No.2 Branch Camp of Hiroshima POW Camp after the close of the camp.
Fukuoka No.1 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Kumamoto Branch Camp and Fukuoka Branch Camp, Kumamoto Branch Camp of Yawata Temporal POW Camp, Fukuoka 1-B, Fukuoka No.1 Branch Camp 熊本分所 八幡仮俘虜収容所熊本分所 福岡俘虜収容所熊本分所 福岡俘虜収容所第1分所 26 Nov 1942 Established as Kumamoto Branch Camp of Yawata Temporal POW Camp at Aza-Saburotsuka, Kengun-cho, Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture. 1 Jan 1943 Reorganized as Kumamoto Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 1 Mar 1943 Renamed as No.1 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 20 Nov 1943 Moved to Tatara-cho, Kasuya-gun (current Tatara, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka City), Fukuoka. 17 Apr 1944 Moved to Oaza-Mushiroda, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka. 20 Jan 1945 Moved to Hakozaki-cho, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used for construction of Kengun Airfield, Kumamoto City by (Japanese) West District Army. The POWs were used by Seibu District Army. 381 POWs (153 American, 140 British, 58 Netherlands, 28 Australian and 2 other nationality) were interned by the end of the war. 147 POWs died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.2 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Nagasaki Branch Camp of Yahata temporary POW Camp Nagasaki Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Koyagi Branch Camp Fukuoka 2-B Fukuoka No.2 Branch Camp 川南造船香焼島造船所 長崎県西彼杵郡香焼島八幡俘虜仮収容所長崎分所 八幡仮俘虜収容所長崎分所 福岡俘虜収容所長崎分所 福岡俘虜収容所第2分所 25 Oct 1942 Established as Nagasaki Branch Camp of Yawata Temporal POW Camp in Koyagi-mura, Nishisonogi-gun, Nagasaki Prefecture. 1 Jan 1943 Reorganized to be Nagasaki Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 1 March 1943 Renamed as No.2 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Koyagi Island Dock, Kawanami Engineering. 497 POWs (324 Netherlands, 160 British, 5 American and 8 other nationality) were interned by the end of the war. 72 POWs died at this camp. 72 POWs died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.3 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Yawata Branch Camp and Kokura Branch Camp Yawata Temporal POW Camp Yawata Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka 3-B Fukuoka No.3 Branch Camp 福岡俘虜収容所第3分所 日本製鉄八幡製鉄所 八幡分所 小倉分所 23 Sept 1942 Established as Yahata temporary POW Camp in Yahata-city (present Naka-machi, Hayata-Higashi ward, Kita Kyushu-city 北九州市八幡東区中町). 1 Jan 1943 Reorganized as Yahata Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 1 Mar 1943 Renamed as No.3 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 15 Dec 1943 Moved to Oaza Nakai-Yagura-shita, Kokura-city (present Kokura Kita-ward, Kita Kyushu-city). Sept 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Yahata iron refinery station, Japan Iron & Steel Col, Ltd. 日本製鉄八幡製鉄所 (present Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal) 195 POWs were interned (616 American, 211 Dutch, 193 British, 132 British-Indians, 22 Chinese, 9 Portugese, 3 Australians, 3 other nationalities.). 158 POWs died during the internment.
Fukuoka No.4 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Moji Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Moji Dispatched Camp of Yawata Temporal POW Camp Fukuoka 4-B Fukuoka No.4 Branch Camp 関門地区港湾運送業界 八幡仮俘虜収容所門司派遣所 福岡俘虜収容所門司分所 福岡俘虜収容所第4分所 28 Nov1942 Established as Moji Dispatched Camp of Yawata Temporal POW Camp at Kusunoki-cho, Moji City (current Oimatsu-cho, Moji-ku, Kitakyushu City). 1 Jan 1943 Reorganized to be Moji Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 1 Mar 1943 Renamed as Fukuoka No.4 Branch Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Kanmon Area Harbor Transport Company. 305 POWs (107 British, 102 American, 91 Netherlands and 5 other nationality) were interned by the end of the war. 191 POWs died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.5 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Kawasaki Omine Branch Camp Omine Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka 5-B Fukuoka No.5 Branch Camp Fukuoka No.8 Dispatched Camp No.8 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp 古河鉱業大峰鉱業所 福岡俘虜収容所第5分所 福岡俘虜収容所第8派遣所 福岡俘虜収容所大峰分所 22 Jan 1943 Established as Omine Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp at Omine Coal Mine in Kawasaki-cho, Kawasaki-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture. 1 Mar 1943 Renamed as No.5 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. 1 Dec 1945 Renamed as No.8 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Aug 1945 Renamed again as No.5 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Omine mining station, Furukawa Mining Co., Ltd. 688 POWs (341 British, 152 Canadian, 130 Australian, 44 Netherlands and 21 American) were interned by the end of the war. 21 POWs died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.6 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Mizumaki Branch Camp Takamatsu Mining Station Mizumaki Mining Station Fukuoka 6-B Fukuoka No.6 Branch Camp Fukuoka No.15 Branch Camp No.15 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.9 Dispatched Camp No.9 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp 日本鉱業遠賀鉱業所 高松炭坑 福岡俘虜収容所第15分所 福岡俘虜収容所第9派遣所 福岡俘虜収容所第6分所 22 Apr 1943 Established as No.15 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp at Muta, Mizumaki-cho, Onga-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture. 1 Dec 1943 Renamed as No.9 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.6 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at On'ga Mining station, Nippon Mining Co.Ltd. 1062 POWs (764 Netherlands, 138 American, 117 British, 41 Australian and 2 other nationality) were interned by the end of the war. 74 POWs died while imprisonment. 1 Australian POW was shot to death due to his attempt to escape. At the postwar B and C class War Criminal Trial in Yokohama, the Fukuoka POW Camp commander, Col. Iju SUGASAWA and the Mizumaki Branch Camp Commander, Capt. Suematsu and a guard were were sentenced to death by hanging.
Fukuoka No.7 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Futase Branch Camp Fukuoka 7-B Fukuoka No.16 Branch Camp No.16 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.10 Dispatched Camp No.10 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp 福岡俘虜収容所第16分所 福岡俘虜収容所第10派遣所 福岡俘虜収容所第7分所 15 May 1943 Established as No.16 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp at the former “labor club” Futase cho-, Kaho-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture (present Iizuka-city, Fukuoka Prefecture). 1 Dec 1943 Renamed as No.10 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.7 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The camp location did not change all through the period. The camp was also called as Futase Branch Camp. The camp was run by Futase Mining station, Nittetsu Mining Co.,Ltd. (日鉄鉱業二瀬鉱業所). 547 POWs (359 Netherlands, 186 Americans, British) were interned by the end of the war. 54 POWs died during inprosonment.
Fukuoka No.7 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Kudamatsu Dispatched Camp Fukuoka No.7 Dispatched Camp Fukuoka 7-D 日立製作所笠戸工場 福岡俘虜収容所第7派遣所 13 Oct 1943 Established as Fukuoka No.7 Dispatched Camp at Kudamatsu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture. 30 June 1945 Closed. POWs were transferred to No.1 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. The POWs were used at Kasado factory, Hitachi. No POW died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.8 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp No.11 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.11 Dispatched Camp No.19 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.19 Branch Camp Fukuoka No.8 Branch Camp Inatsuki Branch Camp 福岡俘虜収容所第19分所 福岡俘虜収容所第11派遣所 福岡俘虜収容所第8分所 三井鉱山山野鉱業所 3 Oct 1943 Established as No.19 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp in Hira, Inatsuki-machi, Kaho-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture. 19 Apr 1944 Renamed as No.11 Dispatched Camp. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.8 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. The camp location did not change all through the period. The camp was run by Yamano Mining station, Mitsui Mining Co.,Ltd. Sept 1945 Closed. 573 POWs (Netherlands 274, British 233, American 66) were interned by the end of the war. 25 POWs died during the internment.
Fukuoka No.9 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Miyata Branch Camp Fukuoka 9-B Fukuoka No.9 Branch Camp Fukuoka No.20 Branch Camp No.20 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.12 Dispatched Camp No.12 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp 大之浦炭坑 貝島炭坑 福岡俘虜収容所第9分所 福岡俘虜収容所第20分所 福岡俘虜収容所第12派遣所 4 December 1943 Established as No.20 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp at Onoura Coal Mine in Miyata-cho, Kurate-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture. 10 April 1944 Renamed as No.12 Dispatched Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Aug 1945 Renamed as No.9 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp. Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used at Kaijima Coal Mining and Ohnoura Coal Mining. 792 POWs (495 Dutch, 243 British, 43 American and 11Australian) were interned by the end of the war. 47 POWs died while imprisonment.
Fukuoka No.14 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Fukuoka No.14 Branch Camp Nagasaki Mitsubishi Dockyard Branch Camp Fukuoka 14-B 三菱造船 三菱重工業長崎造船所 福岡俘虜収容所第14分所 22 April 1943 Established as Fukuoka No.14 Branch Camp at Saiwai-cho, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki Prefecture 9 August 1945 Destroyed by the Atomic Bomb Sept 1945 Closed. The POWs were used by Nagasaki Dock, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. 195 POWs (152 Netherlands, 24 Australian and 19 British) were interned by the end of the war. 113 POWs died while imprisonment, 7 of whom were killed by Atomic Bomb.
Fukuoka No.17 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Omuta Miike Branch Camp Fukuoka 17-B Branch Camp 三池炭坑 三井鉱山三池鉱業所 福岡俘虜収容所第17分所 10 August 1943 Established as No.17 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp in Shin-Minato, Omuta city, Fukuoka Prefecture. September 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Miike Mining of Mitsui Mining Co. Ltd (present Nippon Coke & Engineering Co.Ltd). The camp held 1737 POWs (730 American, 420 Australian, 332 Netherlands, 250 British, 5 other nationalities). 138 POWs died during the internment. One American POW died from starvation in prison cell. Another was shot to dead due to his attempt to escape. The Branch camp commander Lt. Takashi Yuri, Captain Isao Fukuhara and other two Japanese were sentenced to death in the postwar War Crime Tribunal.
Fukuoka No.22 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Honami Branch Camp Fukuoka 22-B Fukuoka No.22 Branch Camp 福岡俘虜収容所第22分所 住友鉱業忠隈炭坑 15 January 1945 Established as No.22 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp was at Tadakuma Coal Mine (忠隅炭坑) in Honami village, Kaho-gun, Fukuoka prefecture. September 1945 Closed. The camp was run by Tadakuma Mining station, Sumitomo Metal Mining (present Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd.). 302 POWs (Netherlands 190, Australia 88, American 24) were interned. 66 POWs died during the internment.
Fukuoka No.27 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp Tagawa Branch Camp Fukuoka 27-B Fukuoka No.27 Branch Camp 福岡俘虜収容所第27分所 田川炭坑 三井鉱山田川鉱業所 10 May 1945 Established as No.27 Branch Camp of Fukuoka POW Camp in Oaza-Nara, Tagawa-cho (current Tagawa City), Tagawa-gun, Fukuoka Prefecture. September 1945 Closed. 398 POWs (198 Netherlands, 81 American, 73 British, 46 Australian) were interned by the end of the war. 3 POWs died during imprisonment.
Civilian (Bubutan Camp) 882
Civilian (Madioen Camp) 600
Civilian Banjoewangi 682
Civilian Java Internment Camp 10990
Civilian No.2 Branch Camp of Java Civilian Camp 33424
Civilian Soerabaia 13 (Surabaya)
その他 (Branch number unknown) 9172
その他 (No.1 Branch Camp)
その他 [Ambon]