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Sunagawa Kaneo (1887-1948)

Sunagawa commanded Hainan Naval District when war broke out in the Pacific.

Service record

1887   Born
1908-11-21     
Midshipman Graduates from Naval Academy, standing 26th in a class of 191. Assigned to CL Soya
1909-8-2   BC Ikoma
1909-12-1   CL Yodo
1910-1-15 Ensign  
1910-12-15   Gunnery School Basic Course
1911-4-20   Torpedo School Basic Course
1911-8-4   BB Fuji
1911-12-1 Lieutenant junior grade
 
1912-5-29   CL Tsugaru
1913-5-24   Sasebo Sailor Corps
1913-12-1   Naval College B-Course
1914-5-27   Torpedo School Advanced Course
1914-8-23   Staff, 2 Fleet
1914-12-1 Lieutenant  
1915-2-6   Staff, Cruiser Division 4
1915-12-13   Staff, 3 Fleet
1917-1-10   DD Hinoki
1918-11-1   Staff, 2 Special Task Fleet
1918-12-1   Instructor, Torpedo School
1920-12-1 Lieutenant commander     
 
1921-11-20   CL Kitakami
1922-11-1   Technical Inspector, Sasebo Navy Yard
1924-8-1   Naval Shipbuilding Command
1925-12-1 Commander  
1929-5-1   Chief, S1, Bureau of Supply, Sasebo
1929-11-30 Captain  
1931-12-1   Chief, Bureau of Administration, Kure Navy Yard
1935-11-15 Rear admiral
Chief, B2, Naval Shipbuilding Command
1937-12-1   Director, Sasebo Navy Yard
1939-11-15 Vice admiral
Director, Kure Navy Yard
1941-11-20   Commander, Hainan Naval District
1942-12-15   Navy General Staff
1943-3-20
Retires
1948-3-5   Dies

References

Materials of IJN (accessed 2008-4-4)


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