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Ishikawa Shigeru (1889-1947)

Ishikawa Shigeru commanded Kure Local Defense Squadron when war broke out.

Service record

1889-10-3   Born
1912-7-17 Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 66th in a class of 144. Assigned to CL Soya
1913-5-1   CL Idzumo
1913-11-12     
  BB Satsuma
1913-12-1 Ensign CL Iwate
1915-3-17   BB Hiei
1915-12-13 Lieutenant junior grade
Torpedo School Basic Course
1916-6-1   Gunnery School Basic Course
1916-12-1   DD Yamakaze
1917-5-26   DD Kaba
1918-7-16   BB Hizen
1918-12-1   Naval College Navigator Course
1919-12-1 Lieutenant DD Umikaze
1920-10-5   DD Hamakaze
1920-12-1   AO Tsurugisaki
1921-12-1   CL Tsushima
1924-12-1   CL Tatsuta
1925-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
CL Sendai
1926-11-1   CL Kasuga
1927-12-1   Instructor, Torpedo School
1929-11-30   BB Haruna
1930-12-1 Commander Staff, Naval Hydrography Command
1933-11-15   Executive officer, CL Yura
1934-11-1   AP Koshu
1935-11-15 Captain Commander, AO Naruto
1936-12-1   Commander, CL Kinu
1937-12-1   Manager, Sasebo Harbour
1940-10-19   Manager, Shanghai Harbour
1941-4-20   Commander, Kure Local Defense Squadron
1941-10-15 Rear admiral
 
1942-2-2   Staff, 1 Southern Expeditionary Fleet
1942-2-15   Commander, 12 Base Unit
1944-6-26   Navy General Staff
1944-8-5   Commander, Yokosuka Local Defense Squadron
1944-10-15 Vice admiral
 
1945-7-15   Navy General Staff
1945-9-6
Retires
1947-2-21   Dies

References

Fuller (1992)

Materials of IJN (accessed 2008-4-2)



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