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Tagami Hachiro (1891-1948)

Tagami commanded 36 Division in the Wakde area in May 1944, conducting the stubborn defense of Lone Tree Hill.

Service record

1937     
Colonel     
Commander, 34 Regiment
1938

Chief of staff, 11 Division
1940

20 Division
1940
Major general     
Commander, 40 Brigade
1941

Commander, 45 Brigade
1941

Commander, 17 Independent Mixed Brigade
1942

Director, Noncommissioned Officers' School
1943-12     
Lieutenant general     
Commander, 36 Division
1948

Executed for war crimes

References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-4-4)

Smith (1952; accessed 2011-7-8)



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