The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General Kenji Yamamoto

Yamamoto, Kenji


* 20th of September 1895

† 14th of September 1975


(やまもと けんじ)


1938-03-01 Colonel
1941-08-25 Major-General
1944-10-26 Lieutenant-General


1938-03-01 1938-12-10 Chief of 3rd Branch, General Affairs Section, Army Aviation Headquarters
1938-12-10 1939-08-01 Chief of 2nd Branch, Inspectorate-General of Army Aviation
1938-12-10 1939-08-01 Chief of 4th Branch, 1st (Education) Section, Army Aviation Headquarters
1939-08-01 1941-07-02 Commanding Officer 12th Air Squadron
1941-07-02 1942-12-22 Commanding Officer 7th Air Group
1942-12-22 1943-01-29 Executive Officer, Hamamatsu Army Aviation School
1943-01-29 1944-06-10 Commandant of Hamamatsu Army Aviation School
1944-06-10 1945-09-XX General Officer Commanding 8th Air Division Top