The Generals of WWII

Generals from Japan Flag for Japan
Portrait of Major-General Umekichi Okada

Okada, Umekichi


* 5th of March 1891

† 30th of September 1967


(おかだ うめきち)


1939-08-01 Colonel
1945-03-01 Major-General


1939-08-01 1940-01-15 Attached to Taiwan Army Headquarters
1940-01-15 1941-10-15 Attached to 13th Army Headquarters
1941-10-15 1945-04-01 Commanding Officer 82nd Infantry Regiment
1945-04-01 1945-09-XX Commanding Officer Hong Kong Defence Unit