The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Mikio Uemura

Uemura, Mikio


* 8th of July 1892

† 23rd of March 1946


(うえむら みきお)


1935-08-01 Colonel
1938-07-15 Major-General
1941-08-25 Lieutenant-General


1931-11-XX 1933-04-XX Instructor at the War College
1933-04-XX 1935-08-01 Attached to the Imperial Guards Division Staff
1935-08-01 1936-08-01 Attached to Taiwan Army District Staff
1936-08-01 1937-08-02 Instructor at the War College
1937-08-02 1938-07-15 Commanding Officer 76th Infantry Regiment
1938-07-15 1940-03-09 Commanding Officer 5th Infantry Brigade
1940-03-09 1941-03-01 Chief of Staff, Taiwan Army District
1941-03-XX 1941-12-29 Commanding Officer 64th Independent Infantry Group
1941-12-29 1943-03-11 Head of Prisoner of War Information Bureau
1943-03-11 1945-03-23 General Officer Commanding 57th Division [China]
1945-03-23 1945-09-XX General Officer Commanding 4th Army [Manchuria]
1945-09-XX 1946-03-23 Prisoner of War [Soviet Union]
1946-03-23 Commits suicide in Khabarovsk Prisoner of War Camp [Soviet Union]