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Omota Kimio (1894-1990)

Omota (Omoto Kimio) commanded 51 Regiment of 15 Division when war broke out. He was promoted to major general, and commanded 25 Independent Mixed Brigade under 25 Army in Sumatra at the time of the surrender.

Service record

1894     

Born
1939
Colonel     
Commander, 14 Independent Battalion
1940

Commandant of Cadets, Morioka Army Reserve Officers' School
1941

Commander, 51 Regiment, China and Burma
1944
Major general    
Commander, 25 Independent Mixed Brigade, Sumatra

References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-6-19)


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