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Yamamoto Tsutomi

Yamamoto Tsutomi (Yamamoto Tsutomu) commanded 5 Division at Kuala Lumpur from May 1942. The division transferred to the Ambon-New Guinea area in late 1942 and to Kai and Aroe Islands in early 1944.

Service record

1935    
Colonel     
Commander, 24 Artillery Regiment
1939

Chief, Ordnance Section, Kwantung Army
1939
Major general      
Commander, 3 Heavy Artillery Brigade
1940

Commander, Artillery, Kwantung Army
1942
Lieutenant general      
Commander, 5 Division, Malaya
1944

General Staff
1944

Retires
1945

Recalled. Commander, 57 Depot Division
1945

Commander, 138 Division

References

Fuller (1992)

Generals.dk (accessed 2008-7-19)



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