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Mabuchi Itsuo (1896-1973)

Mabuchi was chief of staff of 5 Division at Ambon and in New Guinea before being given command of 16 Army under 7 Area Army in October 1945, following the surrender. His troops fought against Indonesian nationalists well into 1946, under Dutch command.

Service record

1896-8-31

Born
1939-3-9     
Lieutenant colonel      
Chief, Intelligence Section, Central China Expeditionary Army
1939-8-1
Colonel

1939-9-12

Chief, Intelligence Section, China Expeditionary Army
1940-12-6

Chief, Army Press Section, Imperial General Headquarters
1941-10-15     

Commander, 78 Regiment
1942-12-4

Chief of staff, 5 Division, New Guinea
1943-8-2
Major general     
1945-2-1

Commander, 27 Independent Mixed Brigade
1945-10

Commander, 16 Army
1973-9-17

Dies

References

Ammentorp (accessed 2015-12-31)

Fuller (1992)


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