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Aoki Jusei (1893-1944)

Aoki (also rendered Aoki Shigemasa) commanded 20 Division under 18 Army in New Guinea. He succumbed to illness during the retreat from Aitape in April 1944.

Service record

1893

Born
1936
Colonel
Commander, 7 Regiment
1937

Chief, Assignments Section, Personnel Bureau, Ministry of War
1938

Vice chief of staff, 2 Aarmy
1938

Chief of staff, 2 Army
1939

Vice chief of staff, 11 Army
1939-8-1     

Chief of staff, 11 Army, China
1941

Commandant, Narashino School
1941

General Staff
1941

Vice chief of staff, Southern Army
1944      
Lieutenant general     
Commander, 20 Division, New Guinea
1944-4

Dies of illness
 

References

Axis History (accessed 2007-12-31)

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-1-2)



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