The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Haruki Isayama

Isayama, Haruki


* 11th of February 1894

† 12th of June 1990


(いさやま はるき)


1937-11-01 Colonel
1940-08-01 Major-General
1943-10-29 Lieutenant-General


1937-08-01 1937-08-15 Staff Officer, General Affairs Section, General Affairs Section, General Staff
1937-08-15 1939-03-09 Chief of General Affairs Section, General Affairs Section, General Staff
1939-03-09 1940-08-01 Commanding 11th Depot Regiment
1940-08-01 1940-09-05 Attached to the War College
1940-09-05 1941-06-28 Chief of Staff, Eastern Army District
1941-06-28 1941-11-06 Chief of Staff, 25th Army [Indochina]
1941-11-14 1942-12-01 Chief of Staff, 15th Army [Burma]
1942-12-01 1943-03-XX Commanding Officer Infantry Group, 26th Division
1943-03-XX 1944-03-22 Commandant of Non-commissioned Officers' School
1944-03-22 1944-06-19 Chief of Staff, 14th Army
1944-07-08 1944-09-22 Chief of Staff, Taiwan Army District
1944-09-22 1945-09-17 Chief of Staff, 10th Area Army
Condemned to life imprisonment as war criminal
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous