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Suzuki Shigeji (?-1945)

Suzuki commanded 44 Independent Mixed Brigade under 32 Army at Okinawa from its activation in May 1944. He perished in the Okinawa campaign.

Service record

1938     
Colonel      
Staff, 4 Independent Defense Unit
1939

Chief of staff,  7 Depot Division
1940

Head, Kahoku Special Agency
1943
Major general     
Commander, Infantry Group, 19 Division
1944

Chief, Administration Section, 2 Imperial Guards Depot Division
1944-9     

Commander, 44 Independent Mixed Brigade, Okinawa
1945-6

Killed in action or commits suicide


References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-7-4)
Pettibone (2007)



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