The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Shigemasa Aoki

Aoki, Shigemasa


* 15th of March 1893

† 29th of June 1943


(あおき しげまさ)


1939-03-XX Major-General
1941-10-15 Lieutenant-General


1932-09-05 1934-08-01 Senior Staff Officer, Military Affairs Branch, Military Service Bureau, Ministry of War
1936-08-01 1937-08-02 Commanding Officer 7th Infantry Regiment
1937-08-02 1938-07-07 Chief of Assignments Branch, Personnel Bureau, Ministry of War
1938-07-07 1938-11-21 Deputy Chief of Staff, 2nd Army
1938-11-21 1939-01-31 Chief of Staff, 2nd Army
1939-01-31 1939-08-01 Deputy Chief of Staff, 11th Army
1939-08-01 1941-03-01 Chief of Staff, 11th Army
1941-03-01 1941-09-XX Commandant of Narashino Chemical Warfare School
1941-09-XX 1941-11-01 Attached to the General Staff
1941-11-01 1942-08-17 Deputy Chief of Staff, Southern Army
1942-08-17 1943-07-02 General Officer Commanding 20th Division [New Guinea]
1943-06-29 Dead of illness [New Guinea]