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Nakamura Kazuo (1887-1979)

Nakamura Kazuo commanded 3 Base Force in the Palaus when war broke out in the Pacific.

Service record

1887-7-25   born
1909-11-19     
Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 54th in a class of 179. Assigned to CL Aso
1910-7-16   BB Kashima
1910-12-15 Ensign  
1912-8-9   Gunnery School Basic Course
1912-12-1 Lieutenant junior grade     
 
1912-12-20   Torpedo School Basic Course
1913-5-24   CL Idzumo
1915-5-7   BB Shikishima
1915-12-13 Lieutenant
Naval College B-Course
1916-6-1   Gunnery School Advanced Course
1916-12-1   BB Satsuma
1917-2-7   Assist Staff, 2nd Special Task Fleet
1918-9-10   BB Haruna
1920-12-1   Naval College A-Course
1921-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
 
1922-12-1   Staff, Destroyer Squadron 1
1923-12-1   Navy General Staff
1925-12-1   AO Kamoi
1926-5-20   S2, Burea of Naval Affairs, Navy Ministry
1926-9-1   S1, Education Bureau, Navy Ministry
1927-12-1 Commander  
1928-12-10   Executive officer, CL Oi
1929-11-30   Executive officer, CA Kako
1930-12-1   S5, N3, Navy General Staff
1932-11-15   Commander, AO Tsurumi
1932-12-1 Captain  
1933-11-15   Commander, CL Tsushima
1934-11-1   Commander, CL Sendai
1936-12-5   1 Naval District
1937-3-25
Retires
1938-1-24
Recalled
1938-2-5   2 Naval District
1939-11-15 Rear admiral
 
1940-10-15   Staff, 4 Fleet
1940-11-15   Commander, 3 Base Force
1942-3-20   Navy General Staff
1945-3-20   Chief, Bureau of Psychological Research
1945-9-15
Retires
1979-8-12   Dies


References

Materials of IJN (accessed 2008-1-30)


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