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Manjome Takeo

Manjome commanded the Cebu garrison during the Allied invasion of March 1945. His men withdrew to fortified positions the island interior, then again withdrew to the north in good order beginning 12 April. Manjome apparently hoped to escape to Negros, but his force was surrounded and annihilated by 28 May.

Service record

1938-3-1    
Colonel     
Commander, 11 Independent Defense Battalion
1939-8-1

Commander, Kofu Regimental District
1941-1-25     

Commander, 1 Independent Infantry Unit
1942-2-9

Commander, Kwangtung Special Garrison
1944-4-15

Headquarters, Southern Army
1944-10-26     

Commander, 78 Brigade
1945-3-1
Major general     

References

Generals.dk (accessed 2014-12-7)
Pettibone (2007)

Smith (1961; accessed 2014-12-7)


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