The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Sadaaki Kagesa

Kagesa, Sadaaki


* 7th of March 1893

† 10th of September 1948


(かげさ さだあき)


1937-08-02 Colonel
1939-08-XX Major-General
1942-12-01 Lieutenant-General


1935-08-01 1936-08-01 Chief of Manchuria Office, Military Affairs Branch, Military Service Bureau, Ministry of War
1936-08-01 1937-08-02 Attached to 2nd Heavy Field Artillery Regiment
1937-08-02 1937-11-01 Chief of 7th Section (Asian Intelligence), 2nd Section, General Staff
1937-11-01 1938-06-18 Chief of 8th Section (Propaganda Strategy), 2nd Section, General Staff
1938-06-18 1939-03-31 Chief of Military Service Branch, Military Service Bureau, Ministry of War
1939-09-12 1940-04-06 Attached to China Expeditionary Army Headquarters
1940-04-06 1942-05-11 Military Adviser to the Nanking Government
1942-05-11 1943-06-10 Commanding Officer 7th Artillery Headquarters
1943-06-10 1945-09-02 General Officer Commanding 38th Division [New Britain]
Picture source: Courtesy of Anonymous