The Generals of WWII

Generals from Japan Flag for Japan
Portrait of Lieutenant-General Isamu Yokoyama

Yokoyama, Isamu


* 1st of March 1889

† 21st of April 1952

(横山 勇)

(よこやま いさむ)


1939-08-01 Lieutenant-General


1929-04-XX 1932-04-XX Chief of 2nd Section, Planning Bureau, Cabinet Resources Board
1932-04-XX 1933-08-01 Attached Kwantung Army
1933-08-01 1934-08-01 Chief of Mobilization Branch, Economic Mobilization Bureau, Ministry of War
1934-08-01 1936-03-28 Commanding Officer 2nd Infantry Regiment
1936-03-28 1937-03-01 Chief of Staff, 6th Division
1937-10-25 1939-04-01 Chief of General Affairs Section, Cabinet Planning Board
1939-04-01 1939-08-01 Chief of 1st Section, Cabinet Planning Board
1939-09-12 1941-10-15 General Officer Commanding 1st Division
1941-10-15 1942-12-21 General Officer Commanding 4th Army [Manchuria]
1942-12-22 1944-11-22 General Officer Commanding 11th Army, China
1944-11-22 1945-02-01 Commander in Chief Western Army
1945-02-01 1945-10-13 Commander in Chief 16th Area Army
1945-02-01 1945-10-13 Commander in Chief Western Army District
1952-04-27 Died in prison
Picture source: