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1899 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Ito, Yasukichi

1900 commissioned
Vice-admiral (engine const.) Saito, Makoto
Rear admiral (engine const.) Yoshida, Sennosuke

1901 commissioned
Rear admirals (engine const.) Inagawa, Yoichi Shibata, Hideo

1903 commissioned
Vice-admiral (engine const.) Ito, Koji

1904 commissioned
Vice-admiral (engine const.) Ishikawa, Tokiji

1905 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Tokiwa, Shuji

1908 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Yoshiwara, Hidetoki

1910 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Matsuda, Taketaro

1911 commissioned
Vice-admiral (engine const.) Fukuma, Tadayoshi

1912 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Takahara, Jiro

1915 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Tomonaga, Kenichiro

1917 commissioned
Rear admiral (engine const.) Arai, Seitaro

1918 commissioned
Rear admiral (technical) Iwasaki, Wasaburo

1919 commissioned
Rear admiral (technical) Sakaguchi, Rokuzo

1920 commissioned
Rear admirals (technical) Kondo, Ichiro Saito, Fumine

1921 commissioned
Rear admiral (technical) Amari, Yoshiyuki

1922 commissioned
Rear admiral (technical) Hanada, Masaaki



Ito, Yasukichi Kyoto Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1873. 5.14     born
1898.10. 4     Student to Constructor officer
1899. 6.     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1899. 6.29 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd
1899. 8.16     Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd / Inst, SB WTC
1901. 1.23     SVC (Trip to UK)
1901.10. 1 C/LT    
1902. 5. 2     Order of Return
1902.11.26     Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd
1903.11.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1906. 8.17     Staff, NSC (B4)
1907. 9.18     Staff, NSC (B4) / Staff, Temp.B-Const, DoN
1907. 9.28 C/LCDR    
1909. 9. 1     Staff, NSC (B4)
1909.11.17     SVC
1910.12. 1 C/CMDR    
1911. 9.20     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1913.11. 7     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd (acting)
1913.12. 1 C/CAPT   Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1915.12.15 G/CAPT    
1916. 4. 1     Chief, S3, B-Ship, DoN
1917. 6. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1919. 6. 1 G/GEN    
1919. 9.23 RADM/G    
1921. 5.10   Baron (succeeding)  
1921. 6.15     Att, NSC (B5)
1922. 4.10     Wait
1923. 3.31 Resv    
1933. 5.14 Resv 2    
1938. 5.14 Ret    
1951. 9.15     died (78)

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Saito, Makoto Fukui Univ. of Tokyo
Vice-admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1877. 9. 8     born
1897. 9.     entrance to Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1897.12.28     Student to Constructor officer
1900. 6.     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1900. 6.29 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd
1900. 8.20     Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd / Inst, SB WTC
1902. 7.19     SVC (Trip to UK)
1902.10. 6 C/LT    
1905. 5. 4     Order of Return
1905. 9. 9     Staff, NSC
1905.11.30     Job assistant, Teacher, Univ. of Tokyo
1906. 8.13     SVC (Trip to USA)
1906.11.14     Order of Return
1907. 1.15     Staff, NSC
1908. 9.25 C/LCDR    
1909. 2.25     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1910. 5.27     resigned Job assistant
1911. 5.21     Staff, NSC
1911.12. 1 C/CMDR    
1912. 1.18     Job assistant, Teacher, Univ. of Tokyo
1913.11. 7     SVC / Staff, NSC
1913.11. 8     Trip to UK
1914. 4.18     Order of Return
1914. 9.10     SVC
1914.12. 9     resigned Job assistant
1915.12.13 C/CAPT    
1915.12.15 G/CAPT    
1916. 4. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1916. 8.19     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / SVC (Trip to Ita, Swi)
1917. 3.20     Return
1917. 4. 6     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1919. 3. 1     Member, Kure ND
1919. 6.28   Eng.Dr  
1919. 9.23 CAPT/G    
1920.12. 1 RADM/G    
1921. 1.10     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1922. 8. 1     Dir, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1923. 4. 1     Dir, Hiro NYd
1923. 8.13     Chief, B5, NSC
1924.12. 1 VADM/G    
1925.12. 1     Att, NSC
1925.12. 5     Wait
1925.12.16 Resv    
1939. 9. 8 Resv 2    
1942.11. 1 VADM/T    
1944. 4. 1 Ret    

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Yoshida, Sennosuke Shiga Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1873. 1.30     born
1898. 2.25     Student to Constructor officer
1898. 6.     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1898. 6.29 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Kure SBYd
1902. 6.19     Crew, Tokiwa
1902.10. 6 C/LT    
1902.12.25     Staff, S-EngConst, Kure SBYd
1903.11.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1905. 5. 4     SVC (Trip to UK)
1907. 1.15     Trip to USA
1907. 9.25 C/LCDR    
1908. 8.11     Order of Return
1908.11.15     Att, NSC (B4)
1911.12. 1 C/CMDR    
1912. 2. 1     Staff, NSC (B4)
1913. 4. 5     Staff, NSC (B4) / SVC (Trip to UK)
1913. 5.24     SVC / Att, NSC
1913. 8.23     Order of Return
1913.11. 7     Staff, NSC
1914.12. 9     Job assistant, teacher, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1915. 5. 1     Staff, NSC / SVC
1915.10. 1     Staff, NTC (B5) / SVC
1915.12.15 G/CMDR    
1916. 2.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1916.12. 1 G/CAPT    
1917. 1. 9     resigned Job assistant, Univ. of Tokyo
1919. 3. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1919. 9.23 CAPT/G    
1921. 6.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1921.12. 1 RADM/G    
1923. 8.13     Att, NSC
1923.12. 1     Wait
1924. 2.25 Resv    
1933. 1.30 Resv 2    
1938. 1.30 Ret    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    

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Inagawa, Yoichi Tokyo Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1876. 6.12     born
1899. 4. 1     Student to Constructor officer
1901. 6.21     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1901. 6.27 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd
1902. 9.19     Staff, S-EngConst, Yokosuka SBYd / Inst, SB WTC
1903. 4.27     Crew, Chitose
1903. 9.26 C/LT    
1903.10.14     Staff, S-EngConst, Sasebo SBYd
1905.12.12     Resident in UK
1908. 9. 4     Order of Return
1908. 9.23     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1909.10.11 C/LCDR    
1911. 9.20     SVC
1913.12. 1 C/CMDR    
1915. 5. 1     Att, NSC (B4) / SVC
1915.10. 1     Staff, NTC (B5) / SVC
1915.12.15 G/CMDR    
1917. 1. 9     Job assistant, teacher, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1917.12. 1 G/CAPT    
1919. 9.23 CAPT/G    
1920.10. 1     Staff, NSC (B5) / SVC
1922.12. 1 RADM/G   Att, NSC (B5)
1922.12.15     Att, NSC (B5) / Inst, Nav.College
1923. 4. 1     Att, Tech.Rsch (B-Rsch) / Att, NSC (B5)
1923. 4.10     Att, Tech.Rsch (B-Rsch) / Att, NSC (B5) / Inst, Nav.College
1924. 4.10     Chief, B-Rsch, Tech.Rsch / Att, NSC (B5)
1924.12. 1     Att, NSC (B5)
1925. 3. 2     Wait
1925. 3.20 Resv    
1936. 6.12 Resv 2    
1941. 6.12 Ret    
1943. 6.24     died (67)

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Shibata, Hideo Mie Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1875. 5.17     born
1899. 4. 6     Student to Constructor officer
1901. 6.21     Graduate from Shipbuilding department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1901. 6.27 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Kure SBYd
1903. 4.27     Staff, S-EngConst, Maizuru SBYd
1903. 9.26 C/LT    
1903.11.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1904. 6. 5     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / TInsp, Maizuru NYd
1909.10.11 C/LCDR    
1910. 4.26     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1911. 1.17     SVC (Trip to UK)
1912. 1.23     Order of Return
1912. 4.24     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1914.12. 1 C/CMDR    
1915.10. 1     SVC
1915.12.15 G/CMDR    
1916.12. 1     SVC / Att, NTC (B5)
1917. 4. 1     Staff, B-Ship, DoN (S3)
1918.12. 1 G/CAPT   Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1919. 9.23 CAPT/G    
1922. 5.20     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1923. 8.13     Member, Yokosuka ND
1923.12. 1 RADM/G   Wait
1924. 1.15 Resv    
1935. 5.17 Resv 2    
1940. 5.17 Ret    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1949. 1.17     died (73)

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Ito, Koji Kyoto Univ. of Tokyo
Vice-admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1878. 6. 8     born
1900. 9.     entrance to Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1901. 2.15     Student to Constructor officer
1903. 6.20     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1903. 6.26 C/LTJG   Staff, S-EngConst, Sasebo SBYd
1903.11.10     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1903.11.17     Crew, Asahi
1904. 1. 6     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1904. 1.11     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, SB WTC
1905. 1.12 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, SB WTC
1905.12.12     Member, Ryojun Maint-Yd
1906.10. 1     Staff, Ryojun NF
1907. 4.12     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1909. 2.25     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1911. 9.29     SVC (Trip to UK)
1911.12. 1 C/LCDR    
1912.12.25     Order of Return
1913. 2. 4     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1915.12.15 G/LCDR    
1916.12. 1 G/CMDR    
1918. 4. 9     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd / Att, DoN
1918.12. 1     Member, Kure ND / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd / Att, DoN
1919. 4. 1     Member, Kure ND / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1919. 9.23 CMDR/G    
1919.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1921. 1.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1921.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1923. 5.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.Academy
1923. 8.13     Chief, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1925. 7. 1     SVCO
1925.12. 1 RADM/G    
1927. 4. 5     SVCO, NSC
1927. 7.23     SVCO, NSC / Att, NSC / Dir, Temp.B-Shipbuild, DoN
1928. 5.10     SVCO, NSC / Att, NSC / Dir, Temp.B-Shipbuild, DoN / SVO, NAC
1929.11.30 VADM/G   Dir, Hiro NYd
1930.12. 1     Dir, Tech.Rsch
1933.11.15     Att, NSC
1934. 3.26     Wait
1934. 3.31 Resv    
1936. 3.24     died (57)

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Ishikawa, Tokiji Fukuoka Univ. of Tokyo
Vice-admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1879. 6.30     born
1901. 9.     entrance to Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1902. 3.10     Student to Constructor officer
1904. 6.21     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1904. 6.28 C/LTJG   Assist Staff, B-Shipbuild, Sasebu NYd
1905. 9. 9     Member, Sasebo ND
1905.12.12     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1906. 9.28 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1912. 7.26     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd / Staff, B-Ord, Sasebo NYd
1912.12. 1 C/LCDR    
1915. 7.19     SVC
1915. 7.20     Trip to UK
1915.12.15 G/LCDR    
1917. 3. 1     Order of Return
1917. 4. 1 G/CMDR    
1917. 7. 6     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1919. 3. 1     Member, Kure ND / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1919. 9.23 CMDR/G    
1919.10. 1     Member, Kure ND / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd / Staff, B-Gun, Kure NYd
1919.10. 5     Member, Kure ND / Staff, B-Gun, Kure NYd
1920. 4.27   Eng.Dr  
1920. 5. 8     Trip to Europe, USA
1920.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1921. 3. 9     Return
1921. 3.19     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1921.11.26     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd / Staff, B-Aircraft, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1922. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd / Staff, B-Aircraft, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd / SVCO (Trip to Europe)
1923. 3. 9     Return
1923. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd / Staff, B-Aircraft, Hiro NYd
1924. 2. 5     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1925.12. 1 RADM/G    
1927. 4.11     Chief, B-Sci.Res, Tech.Rsch
1930.12. 1 VADM/G   Att, NSC
1930.12.15     Wait
1930.12.24 Resv    
1942.11. 1 VADM/T    
1943. 9.25     Job assistant, Air-Tech Arsnl
1964. 6.23     died (84)

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Tokiwa, Shuji Kagawa Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1877.12.28     born
1903. 3. 2     Student to Constructor officer
1905. 6.21     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1905. 6.26 C/LTJG   Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1906. 4.28     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, SB WTC
1907. 9.28 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1908. 7.21     Crew, Mikasa
1909. 1.19     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1911.12. 1     SVC (Trip to UK)
1912.11.13     Order of Return
1913. 3.18     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1913. 4.11     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Att, NSC (B4)
1913.12. 1 C/LCDR    
1915.12.15 G/LCDR    
1916. 3. 3     SVC
1917. 7. 6     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / Staff, B-Ord, Maizuru NYd
1917.12. 1 G/CMDR    
1919. 9.23 CMDR/G    
1920.11. 5     SVC (Trip to UK, USA)
1921.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1922. 2. 1     Order of Return
1922. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1923. 4. 1     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1925. 7. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1926.12. 1 RADM/G    
1929. 3.15     Att, NSC
1929. 3.22     Wait
1929. 3.25 Resv    
1937.12.28 Resv 2    
1941. 4. 1 Resv    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1942.12.28 Ret    
1943.11. 6     died (65)

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Yoshiwara, Hidetoki Tokyo Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1882. 9.11     born
1906. 4.20     Student to Constructor officer
1908. 6.20     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1908. 6.30 C/LTJG   Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1909.12. 1     Crew, Sagami
1910. 3. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1910.12. 1 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1912. 4.30     Member, Yokosuka ND
1912. 5. 1     Study in UK by own payment
1914. 2. 9     Return
1914. 3. 9     SVC
1915.12.15 G/LT    
1916. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1916. 9.12     SVC
1916.12. 1 G/LCDR   Staff, NTC (B5) / Staff, Temp.B-Const, DoN / SVC
1918. 4.17     Staff, NTC (B5) / SVC
1918.12. 1     Staff, B-Ship, DoN (S3)
1919. 9.23 LCDR/G    
1920. 3.10     SVC (Trip to UK)
1920.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1921.11.10     Order of Return
1922. 2.24     Staff, NSC (B5)
1922. 7. 6     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1924. 2. 1     Staff, NSC (B5) / Staff, B-Sup, DoN (S3)
1924.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1925. 4.15     SVCO
1927. 4. 5     SVCO, NSC
1927. 4.11     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1928.12.10     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd / Chief, B-Eng.Res, Hiro NYd
1929. 3.16     Chief, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1929.11.30 RADM/G    
1931.12. 1     Att, NSC
1931.12.15     Wait
1931.12.21 Resv    
1968. 4.21     died (85)

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Matsuda, Taketaro Okayama Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine costructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1887. 1.16     born
1910. 7.11     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1910. 8. 8 C/LTJG   Crew, Satsuma
1911. 1.23     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1912. 7.12     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / Assist Staff, B-Ord, Maizuru NYd
1912.12. 1 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / Staff, B-Ord, Maizuru NYd
1915.12.15 G/LT    
1916. 9.12     SVC (Trip to UK)
1918. 5. 1     Order of Return
1918. 8.20     SVC / Att, NTC (B5)
1918.12. 1 G/LCDR    
1919. 9.16     Job assistant, Teacher, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1919. 9.23 LCDR/G    
1920. 4. 1     Staff, NTC / SVC / Staff, Temp.B-Const, DoN
1920.10. 1     Staff, NSC (B5) / SVC
1922. 5.30     Staff, NSC (B5) / SVC / Inst, Nav.College
1922.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1923. 8.18     Staff, Department of Commerce and Agriculture
1924. 3.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1926.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1927.10.10     SVCO, NSC (Trip to USA)
1929. 7.15     Order of Return
1932.11.15     Att, NSC
1932.12. 1 RADM/G    
1932.12.10     Wait
1932.12.15 Resv    
1938. 6.11     Consultant, Planning Agency
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1944. 5. 8     died (57)

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Fukuma, Tadayoshi Hiroshima Univ. of Tokyo
Vice-admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1887. 2.24     born
1908. 7.     entrance to Shipping engine department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1911. 7.     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1911. 7.13 C/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1911. 8. 5     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1911.12. 4     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1912. 1.23     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1913. 3.18     Crew, Kawachi
1913.10.14     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1913.12. 1 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1915. 4.15     SVC
1915.12.15 G/LT    
1916. 2.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1917.12. 7     SVC
1917.12. 8     Trip to Swi
1919. 9. 6     Order of Return
1919. 9.23 LT/G    
1919.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1919.12.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1921. 1.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1921.10. 5     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1923. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1923.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1924.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1925. 7.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.Academy
1927.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1928. 6.25     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.School
1929. 3.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd / Chief, B-Eng.Res, Hiro NYd
1929. 4. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1932. 6. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1933.11.15 RADM/G    
1935.11.15     Dir, Hiro NYd
1936.12. 1     Chief, B5, NSC
1937.12. 1 VADM/G    
1941.10.15     Att, NSC
1941.12.20     Wait
1941.12.22 Resv    
1942.11. 1 VADM/T    
1943.12.20     Job assistant, NSC
1945. 9. 1     resigned Job assistant

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Takahara, Jiro Okayama Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1887. 9.30     born
1912. 7.     Graduate from Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1912. 7.10 C/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1912. 8. 9     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1912.12. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1913. 3.18     Crew, Chikuma
1913.10.14     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1914.12. 1 C/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1915. 2.26     SVC
1915.11. 8     Resident in UK
1915.12.15 G/LT    
1917. 7.27     Order of Return
1917.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1919. 9.23 LT/G    
1920. 9.10     SVC
1920.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1923.10. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1924.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1929. 3.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1929.11.30 CAPT/G    
1931.12. 1     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1934.11.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1935.11.15 RADM/G   Chief, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1936.12. 1     Att, NSC
1936.12.15     Wait
1936.12.22 Resv    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    

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Tomonaga, Kenichiro Nagasaki Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1892. 1.23     born
1915. 4.23     Student to Constructor officer
1915. 7.     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1915. 7.12 C/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1915. 9.21     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1915.12.15 G/LTJG    
1916. 9. 1     Crew, Haruna
1916.12. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1917.12. 1 G/LT   Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1918.12. 1     Staff, NTC (B5) / SVC
1919. 5.20     SVC (Trip to UK)
1919. 9.23 LT/G    
1920. 6. 3     Resident in UK
1921.11.15     Order of Return
1922. 2.24     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1922. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1923. 4. 1     Inst, CivilEngineer TC / Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1923.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1926. 2. 1     Staff, NSC (B5)
1927.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1928.12.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1932.11.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1932.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1934. 6. 1     SVCO, NSC / SVO, NAC
1935.11.15     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1936. 7. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1937.12. 1     Chief, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1938.11.15 RADM/G    
1939.11.15     Att, NSC
1940. 2.16     Wait
1940. 2.21 Resv    
1940. 2.22     Job assistant, NSC
1940.12.16     resigned Job assistant
1941. 4.22   Eng.Dr  
1941. 6.14     Professor, Univ. of Tokyo (Engineering faculty)
1954. 2.13     died (62)

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Arai, Seitaro Toyama Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1893. 3.12     born
1915. 8.18     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1917. 7.11     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1917. 7.24 G/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1917.10. 8     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1918. 6. 1     Crew, Ise
1918.12. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1919. 9.23 LTJG/G    
1919.12. 1 LT/G   Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1919.12.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1921. 3.24     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1921. 6.24     Inst, CivilEngineer TC / Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1923. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1924. 9.10     SVC (Trip to USA)
1924.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1926. 2. 1     Order of Return
1926. 6.21     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1928.12.10     Staff, NSC (B4)
1929.11.30 CMDR/G    
1930. 6. 1     Staff, NSC (B4) / Inst, Nav.College
1931.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1934. 6. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1934.11.15 CAPT/G    
1936.12. 1     SVCO, NSC / SVO, NAC
1937. 9.10     SVCO, NSC
1938. 1. 7     SVCO, NSC / Supervisor, Osaka
1940. 1.20     SVCO, NSC / Inspector, Osaka
1940.11.15 RADM/G   Att, NSC
1940.12.16     Wait
1940.12.21 Resv    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1978. 2. 2     died (84)

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Iwasaki, Wasaburo Osaka Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (technical)

Date Rank Other title Job
1893. 7.18     born
1917. 5. 1     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1918. 7. 9     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1918. 7.20 G/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1918.10.12     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1919. 3. 1     Crew, Kashima
1919. 7.20     Crew, Hyuga
1919. 9.23 LTJG/G    
1919.12. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1920.12. 1 LT/G   Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1923.10. 1     SVC
1925. 5.20     Staff, NSC (B5)
1925. 6. 4     Staff, NSC (B5) / Staff, B-Sup, DoN
1925.12. 1 LCDR/G   Staff, NSC (B5)
1926. 2. 1     SVC (Trip to UK)
1927. 4. 5     SVC, NSC
1927. 6.30     Order of Return
1927.12.28     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1928.10.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1930.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1932.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.School
1935.11.15 CAPT/G    
1936.10.10     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1938.11.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1939.11.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1940.11.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1941.10.15 RADM/G    
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1944. 5.25     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Att, Yokosuka NYd
1944.10.17     Att, NSC
1945. 1.10     Att, NAC / Att, NSC
1945. 2.25     Wait
1945. 2.26 Resv    
1945. 6. 9     died (51)

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Sakaguchi, Rokuzo Kyoto Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (technical)

Date Rank Other title Job
1892. 5.12     born
1918. 7. 1     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1919. 7.10     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1919. 7.18 G/LTJG   Member, Yokosuka ND
1919. 9.23 LTJG/G    
1919.10.14     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1920. 2.21     Crew, Kurama
1920. 7. 7     Crew, Ise
1920. 9.10     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1921.12. 1 LT/G   Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1922.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro Branch, Kure NYd
1923. 4. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Hiro NYd
1925. 5.20     SVO
1926.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1927. 3. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1928. 5. 1     Inst, CivilEngineer TC / Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1930.12. 1     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1931.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1934.11.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / SVC, NSC
1936.11.16     SVC, NSC
1937.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1938. 1.17     SVC, NSC / Supervisor, Tokyo
1938. 3. 1     SVC, NSC / Supervisor, Kobe
1940. 1.20     SVC, NSC / Inspector, Kobe
1940.11.15     SVCO, NSC / Supervisor, Osaka / Inspector, Osaka
1942. 5.15     Att, NSC (B5)
1942.11. 1 RADM/T    
1942.11.14     Wait
1942.11.16 Resv    

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Kondo, Ichiro Tokushima Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (technical)

Date Rank Other title Job
1895. 4. 2     born
1919. 7.14     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1920. 7.10     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1920. 7.21 LTJG/G   Member, Yokosuka ND
1920.12. 1     Member, Kure NYd
1921. 6. 1     Crew, Nagato
1921.11. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1922.12. 1 LT/G   Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1923.10.15     Resident in UK
1925.11. 6     Order of Return
1926. 2.10     Att, NSC (B5)
1926.12. 1     Staff, NSC (B5)
1927.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1930. 1.25     Assist Staff, GF
1930.12. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1930.12.16     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.School
1932.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1934.11.15     Staff, NSC (B5/B6)
1937. 4.10     Staff, NSC (B5/B6) / Inst, Nav.College
1937.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1938.11.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1939.11.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1940.10. 1     Staff, NSC (S1, B1) / Inst, Nav.College
1942.11. 1 CAPT/T    
1943. 5. 1 RADM/T   Att, NSC (B5)
1944.10.17     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Att, Yokosuka NYd
1944.10.25     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1944.11. 5     Chief, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Chief, B-Eng.Res, Yokosuka NYd
1945.10.15 Resv    

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Saito, Fumine Saitama Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (technical)

Date Rank Other title Job
1895.12. 7     born
1919. 7.14     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1920. 7.10     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1920. 7.21 LTJG/G   Member, Yokosuka ND
1920.12. 1     Member, Yokosuka NYd
1921. 6. 1     Crew, Kongo
1921.11. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd
1922. 4. 1     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1922.12. 1 LT/G   Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, CivilEngineer TC
1925. 4.15     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1927.11.15     SVC, NSC (Trip to USA)
1927.12. 1 LCDR/G    
1929. 4.15     Order of Return
1929. 8.21     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1931.12. 1     Staff, NSC (B4) / Inst, Nav.College
1932.12. 1 CMDR/G    
1935.11.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1936.12. 1     SVC, NSC
1937.12. 1 CAPT/G    
1938. 1. 7     SVC, NSC / Supervisor, Kobe
1938. 3. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.School
1939.11.15     Chief, B-Eng.Res, Hiro NYd
1942.11. 1 CAPT/T    
1943. 2.15     Att, Yokosuka NYd
1943. 5. 1 RADM/T    
1944. 5.20     Chief, B-EngConst, Kure NYd / Att, Kure NYd
1944.11. 5     Chief, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1945.11. 1     Member, Kure ND
1945.11.10 Resv    

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Amari, Yoshiyuki Tokyo Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (technical)

Date Rank Other title Job
1897.11. 9     born
1919. 7.14     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1921. 4.11     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1921. 4.26 LTJG/G   Member, Yokosuka ND
1921. 7.29     Member, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1922. 2. 1     Crew, Mutsu
1922. 8.15     Assist Staff, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1923. 4. 1     Staff, Maizuru GD (NF)
1923.12. 1 LT/G    
1925. 4.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1925.11. 6     Resident in Ger
1927.11. 1     Order of Return
1928. 1.25     Staff, NSC (B4)
1928. 7.20     Staff, NSC (B4) / Staff, Tech.Rsch (B-Shipbuild.Res)
1928.12.10 LCDR/G    
1933.11.15 CMDR/G   Assist Staff, GF
1934. 5.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1935.11.15     Att, NSC (B5)
1935.12. 2     Staff, NSC (B5)
1937.11. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Yokosuka NYd / Inst, Eng.Academy
1938.11.15 CAPT/G    
1939. 6. 1     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1942. 8.25     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1942.10.15     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / Chief, B-Eng.Res, Maizuru NYd
1942.11. 1 CAPT/T    
1943. 2.25     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd
1943. 8.18     Chief, B-EngConst, Maizuru NYd / Chief, B-Eng.Res, Maizuru NYd
1944. 1.20     Chief, B-EngConst, Sasebo NYd
1944. 5. 1 RADM/T    
1944. 8.25     Att, NSC
1945. 2.20     Att, NSC / Staff supervisor, Department of Military supply (Warplane Agency)
1945. 9.20 Resv    

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Hanada, Masaaki Kagoshima Univ. of Tokyo
Rear admiral (engine constructor)

Date Rank Other title Job
1899. 2.10     born
1920. 8. 5     Student to Engine Constructor officer
1922. 3.31     Graduate from Machinery department, Engineering faculty, Univ. of Tokyo
1922. 4.25 LTJG/G   Member, Yokosuka ND
1922.11.31     Member, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1923. 5.10     Crew, Mutsu
1923.10.15     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd
1924.12. 1 LT/G    
1925. 8. 6     Staff, B-EngConst, Kure NYd / SVC
1925.12. 1     SVC
1927. 4. 5     SVC, NSC
1927. 7.23     SVC, NSC / Att, NSC
1927.11. 1     Resident in Ger
1929.11. 1     Order of Return
1929.11.30 LCDR/G    
1930. 1.25     Staff, NSC (B4)
1932. 4. 1     Staff, NSC (B4) / Staff, B-AirEng, Air Arsnl
1932. 6. 1     Staff, B-AirEng, Air Arsnl
1934.11.15 CMDR/G    
1938.12. 1     Staff, B-AirEng, Air Arsnl / Staff, B-Eng.Res, Yokosuka NYd
1939.11.15 CAPT/G    
1940.11.15     Member, Ominato GD
1941. 4.25     Member, Ominato GD / Member, Ominato NF
1941.10. 1     Chief, Ominato Branch, 2nd Air Arsnl
1941.11. 1     Chief, B-AirEng, 2nd Air Arsnl
1942.11. 1 CAPT/T    
1943. 5.15     Chief, S3, B2, Technological Agency / Chief, S4, B2, Technological Agency
1945. 2.20     Att, NAC (S2, B-Adm)
1945. 2.25     Chief, B-AirEng, Tsu NYd
1945. 5. 1 RADM/T    
1945. 9.30 Resv    
1989. 2. 6     died (89)

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