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Inoue Yasuo (1888-1981)

Inoue commanded Canton Special Base Force when war broke out in the Pacific.

Service record

1888-10-6   Born
1910-7-18 Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 26th in a class of 149. Assigned to CL Kasagi
1911-3-11   BC Kurama
1911-12-1 Ensign  
1912-12-1   Torpedo School Basic Course
1913-5-24   Gunnery School Basic Course
1913-12-1 Lieutenant junior grade
CL Iwate
1915-3-17   DD Matsu
1915-12-13     
  BB Hiei
1916-12-1 Lieutenant BB Mikasa
1917-6-1   3 Naval District
1917-12-1   Naval College B-Course
1918-4-15   Gunnery School Advanced Course
1918-12-1   BB settsu
1919-12-1   BB Ise
1920-12-1   Instructor, Gunnery School
1922-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
Naval College A-Course
1924-12-1   CL Nagara
1925-12-1   Staff, 2 Naval District
1927-12-1 Commander Staff, Navy General Staff
1930-12-1   Executive officer, CA Nachi
1931-12-1 Captain Commander, CL Yahagi
1932-12-1   Staff, Mako Guard District
1934-11-15   Commander, CL Kitakami
1935-10-10   Navy General Staff
1937-2-1   Chief, S8, N3, Navy General Staff
1937-12-1 Rear admiral
Commander, Yokosuka Defense Squadron
1938-2-1   Commander, Yokosuka Sailor Corps
1938-11-15   Chief, Bureau of Personnel, Yokosuka
1940-11-15   Commander, Kainan Island Auxiliary Base Unit
1941-4-10   Chief of staff, Kainan Guard District
1941-9-1   Commander, Canton Special Base Force
1941-10-15 Vice admiral
 
1942-4-10   Commander, 1 Maritime Escort Unit
1943-1-14   Navy General Staff
1943-4-1   Commander, Ominato Guard District
1945-3-20
Retires
1981-9-29   Dies

References

Materials of IJN (accessed 2008-4-4)



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