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alvaro

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Hello.

I have recently bought an old paybook from japan.
It belonged to Kikuharu Sekizawa.
He was born in Kanagawa-ken on May 10, 1925.
There is no much information as he joined up on April 6, 1945 and the war was about to end.
I think his previous job is writen in the second picture.
Any extra information is welcome.
Thanks in advance.

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The reading of his given name 菊治 can be Kikuharu, but Kikuji is more common.
What is written on the second picture is 横商卒; a graduate of 横浜市立商業学校, the present 横浜市立横浜商業高等学校 Yokohama Commercial High School.
 

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The reading of his given name 菊治 can be Kikuharu, but Kikuji is more common.
What is written on the second picture is 横商卒; a graduate of 横浜市立商業学校, the present 横浜市立横浜商業高等学校 Yokohama Commercial High School.
Thank you Toritoribe.

On the other side, are you able to understand the 2 last lines on the last picture?
Thanks in advance.
 

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September 10, appointed as an infantry cadet
On the same day, promoted to the rank of first-class private

The location names are illegible in other sentences.
 

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What a pity. I thought we could discover what division was assigned to.
As always, thank you very much for your help.
 
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