Second China Expeditionary Fleet (Japanese Navy)

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Second China Expeditionary Fleet 第二遣支艦隊 Daini Kenshi Kantai, or 2CF

Assignment

Commander-in-chief, Second China Expeditionary Fleet

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rank name class previous job next job note
1 15 Nov 1939 VADM Takasu Shiro 35th class, NA CinC, 5th Fleet Att, NGS
2 15 Oct 1940 VADM Sawamoto Yorio 36th class, NA Cdt, Naval College Vice Minister of Navy
3 4 Apr 1941 VADM Niimi Masaichi 36th class, NA Cdt, Naval Academy CinC, Maizuru District
4 14 Jul 1942 VADM Hara Kiyoshi 38th class, NA Dir, Maritime Agency Att, NGS
5 21 Jun 1943 VADM Soejima Daisuke 38th class, NA Dir, Hydrographic Command Att, NGS
6 25 Apr 1945 VADM Fujita Ruitaro 38th class, NA Att, China Area Fleet HQ disbanded after the war

Chief of Staff

no date of
appointment
rank name class previous job next job note
15 Nov 1939 Rear Admiral Hara Chuichi 39th class, NA Researcher, Asian Development Agency Att, 1st Air Fleet HQ
13 Aug 1941

Chief Engineer

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appointment
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15 Nov 1939 CAPT(E) Fukuchi Hideo 24th class, NEA Chief, 2nd Sect, Supply Bu, MoN Chief Eng, Yokosuka District
15 Nov 1940

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