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Nippa Teizo (1890-1967)

Nippa commanded Maizuru Guard Force when war broke out in the Pacific.

Service record

1890-5-15   Born
1911-7-18 Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 117th in a class of 148. Assigned to CL Aso
1912-3-29   BB Kawachi
1912-12-1 Ensign Corvette Musashi
1913-4-1   BB Asahi
1914-12-1 Lieutenant junior grade
Torpedo School Basic Course
1915-5-26   Gunnery School Basic Course
1915-12-13     
  Torpedo Boat Division 14
1916-12-1   CL Aso
1918-12-1 Lieutenant Gunnery School Advanced Course
1919-12-1   DD Katsura
1920-10-5   DD Amatsukaze
1920-12-1   BB Fuso
1921-12-1   Instructor, Gunnery School
1924-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
CL Natori
1926-5-1   Instructor, Sasebo Sailor Corps
1927-4-1   Instructor, Gunnery School
1928-12-1   CA Haguro
1930-12-1 Commander BB Nagato
1931-12-1   Instructor, Naval Academy
1933-11-15   Executive officer, CA Chokai
1934-11-1   Staff, 2 Fleet
1935-10-10   Staff, Combined Fleet
1935-11-15 Captain

1936-11-16   Naval Shipbuilding Command
1941-8-11   Commander, Maizuru Sailor Corps
1941-10-15 RADM  
1941-11-20

Commander, Maizuru Guard Force
1942-5-20   Ominato Guard District
1942-11-25   Commander, Chishima Area Base Unit
1944-2-5   Commander, Sasebo Local Defense Squadron
1944-4-10   Commander, 4 Maritime Escort Fleet
1945-1-20   Commander, Sasebo Guard Unit
1945-5-21
Retires
1945-7-10
Recalled
1945-7-15   Chief, Bureau of Transportation, Maizuru
1945-10-5
Retires
1967-3-13   Dies


References

Materials of IJN (accessed 2008-4-3)


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