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Iwabe Shigeo (1890-1973)

Iwabe commanded 28 Independent Mixed Brigade under 16 Army at Surabaya in July 1944. He is suspected of handing over arms to Indonesian nationalists following the surrender and in violation of the surrender terms.

Service record

1890     

Born
1938
Colonel     
Commander, 70 Regiment
1942

Chief, Military Affairs Section, Pyongyang
1943

Commander, 14 Independent Defense Unit
1943-11      
Major general     
Commander, 28 Independent Mixed Brigade

References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-4-2)

Madej (1981)


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