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Harada Jiro

Harada commanded 100 Division of 35 Army following its activation in June 1944 at Davao. He chose to abandon the city in April 1944 in the face of the Allies and retreat to fortified positions inland. The remnants of his force held out until the general surrender.

Service record

1941-10      
Major general     
Commander, Infantry Group, 17 Division
1944-1

Commander, 30 Independent Mixed Brigade
1944-6     

Commander, 100 Division

 

References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-3-8)

Pettibone (2007)



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