The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Seinosuke Sonoda

Sonoda, Seinosuke


* 20th of December 1895

† 6th of April 1942



(そのだ せいのすけ)


1938-07-15 Colonel
1942-04-06 Major-General (Posthumously)


1938-07-15 1939-03-10 Chief of Machinery Branch, Ordnance Bureau, Ministry of War
1939-03-10 1939-09-18 Chief of Planning Section, Army Fuel Headquarters
1939-09-18 1941-03-01 Chief of China Section, General Staff
1941-03-01 1942-04-06 Commanding Officer 7th Tank Regiment
1942-04-06 Killed in Action