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Hamada Kiyoshi (1892-1962)

Hamada commanded 102 Escort Squadron in the final months of the war. 

Service record

1892-8-16   born
1914-12-19     
Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 28th in a class of 117. Assigned to CL Aso
1915-8-27   CL Kasuga
1915-12-13 Ensign  
1916-12-1   CL Chitose
1917-4-1   BB Katori
1917-12-1 Lieutenant junior grade
Gunnery School Basic Course
1918-5-20   Torpedo School Basic Course
1918-12-1   BC Ibuki
1919-3-10   Corvette Musashi
1919-12-1   DD Shigure
1920-12-1 Lieutenant Naval College Navigator Course
1921-12-1   DD Yukaze
1923-5-15   AC Nojima
1924-12-1   CL Tenryu
1925-12-1   Naval College A-Course
1926-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
 
1927-12-1   CL Idzumo
1929-2-1   CL Yura
1929-11-5   S3, N2, Naval General Staff
1931-12-1   BB Kongo
1932-12-1 Commander  
1933-11-15   Staff, Submarine Squadron 1
1934-4-28   S3, N1, Naval General Staff
1936-6-1   Staff, Submarine Squadron 3
1936-12-1 Captain Instructor, Naval College
1938-11-5   Chief Instructor, Navigation School
1940-10-15   Commander, CA Haguro
1941-8-11   Chief of staff, 4 Naval District
1942-6-10   Staff, 1 Southern Expeditionary Fleet
1942-6-20   Chief of staff, 1 Southern Expeditionary Fleet
1942-11-1 Rear admiral
 
1943-9-15   Schoolmaster, Navigation School
1945-1-1   Commander, 102 Escort Squadron
1945-7-5   Navy General Staff
1945-10-25
Retires
1962-12-5   Dies

References

Materials of IJN (accessed 2009-2-16)


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