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Mizuhara Yoshishige (1887-1968)

Mizuhara commanded 128 Division under 3 Army in northeast Manchuria in 1945. His division was attacked by the Russians on 9 August 1945 but put up heavy resistance.

Service record

1887-9-3     

Born
1933-8-1     
Lieutenant colonel      
Commander, 2 Independent Defense Battalion
1935-8-1
Colonel Commander, Marugame Regimental District
1936-8-1

1 Division
1937-8-31

Head, Taysuyama Railroad Subdivision
1938-12-10     
Major general     
1939-2-13     

Commander, 7 Independent Mixed Brigade
1940-3-9

Commander, 8 Independent Mixed Brigade
1941-3-1

55 Division
1941-8-1
Lieutenant general      Chief, Administration Section, 55 Depot Division
1942-1-15

Commander, Zentsuuji POW Camp
1943-2-15     

Head, Fukuoka Army Transport Control Department
1945-1-5

Western Army
1945-3-10

Commander, 128 Division
1968-8-13     



References

Fuller (1992)

Ammentorp (accessed 2016-4-26)



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