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Can the above name API be used to retrieve the change data & time for a physical file?
I usually go for QUSROBJD
QDBRTVFD would be used to reverse engineer the DDS, more or less. It's quite complicated.
As Neil suggets, QUSROBJD gets the object de!--script--ion. If you have several objects, you might prefer QUSLOBJ. If you want member change dates, see QUSRMBRD or QUSLMBR.