The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Nakao Yahagi

Yahagi, Nakao


* 9th of August 1895

† 8th of July 1949


(やはぎ なかお)


1939-03-09 Colonel
1943-03-01 Major-General


1936-09-22 1938-12-30 Chief of Qingdao Special Agency [China]
1938-12-30 1939-03-09 Chief of Taiyuan Special Agency [China]
1939-03-09 1939-09-12 Attached to Central China Expeditionary Army
1939-09-12 1942-03-11 Attached to China Expeditionary Army
1942-03-11 1943-10-15 Chief of Army Press Section, Imperial Headquarters
1943-10-15 1943-11-24 Commanding Officer 25th Independent Garrison Unit
1943-11-24 1944-09-14 Commanding Officer 25th Independent Mixed Brigade
1944-10-14 1945-09-XX Chief of Staff, 25th Army [Sumatra]
1949-07-08 Condemned to death and execute as a war criminal
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