Western Army (Japanese Army)

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Western Army 西部軍 Seibu Gun

Assignment

Commander

no date of
appointment
rank name class previous job next job note
1 1 Aug 1940 Lt General Uemura Seitaro 15th class, MA Cdr of Western Air Defense Wait for appointment
2 10 Apr 1941 Lt General Fujie Keisuke 18th class, MA Cdt, Military College Cdr, Eastern Army 10 Feb 1943 General
3 22 Mar 1944 Lt General Shimomura Sadamu 20th class, MA Cdr, 13th Army Cdr, North China Area Army
4 22 Nov 1944 Lt General Yokoyama Isamu 21st class, MA Cdr, 11th Army Cdr, Western Army District 1 Feb 1945 reorganized

Chief of Staff

no date of
appointment
rank name class previous job next job note
22 Dec 1942 Maj General Yoshinaka Wataro 27th class, MA Military Attache to Hungary CoS, Western Army District 27 Jun 1944 Lt General
1 Feb 1945 reorganized

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