Yamada Michiyuki

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Vice Admiral (post.) Yamada Michiyuki 山田道行 (18 Dec 1893 - 6 Feb 1944) was a Japanese naval officer. 42nd class of Naval Academy (26th place out of 117 graduates).

History

date rank title job
18 Dec 1893 born
19 Dec 1914 Midshipman Crew, Soya
27 Aug 1915 Crew, Yakumo
13 Dec 1915 Sublieutenant
10 Oct 1917 Crew, Settsu
1 Dec 1917 Lieutenant JG Student, Basic course, Naval Torpedo School
20 May 1918 Student, Basic course, Naval Gunnery School
1 Dec 1918 Student, Aviation course
27 Jun 1919 Student, Aviation course, Yokosuka Naval Air Unit
1 Dec 1919 Member, Yokosuka Naval Air Unit
1 Jul 1920 Member, Fleet Air Unit / Crew, Wakamiya
5 Oct 1920 Member, Yokosuka Naval Air Unit
18 Oct 1920 official trip to UK
1 Dec 1920 Lieutenant
17 Mar 1922 return
23 Mar 1922 Member, Provisional Air Training Center
1 Jul 1922 Instructor / Division commander, Yokosuka Naval Air Unit
1 Sept 1922 Member, Provisional Air Training Center
1 Nov 1922 Instructor Secretary, Kasumigaura Naval Air Unit
20 Nov 1922 Instructor Secretary / Instructor, Kasumigaura Naval Air Unit
1 Oct 1923 Member, Kasumigaura Naval Air Unit
7 Jan 1925 Division commander, Sasebo Naval Air Unit
1 Dec 1926 Lt Commander Wing commander, Sasebo Naval Air Unit
1 Dec 1927 Staff, Administration Division, Naval Aviation Command
10 Dec 1928 Wing commander / Instructor, Kasumigaura Naval Air Unit
1 Dec 1930 Aviation official, Ministry of Communications
1 Dec 1932 Commander
1 Dec 1936 Commanding officer, Maizuru Naval Air Unit
20 May 1937 Attendant, Naval Aviation Command
25 Sept 1937 Commanding officer, Kure Naval Air Unit
1 Dec 1937 Captain
10 Feb 1938 Commanding officer, 13th Naval Air Unit
22 Mar 1938 Member, Yokosuka Naval District
1 Jun 1938 Attendant, Yokosuka Naval District
1 Oct 1938 Commanding officer, Suzuka Naval Air Unit
15 Nov 1939 Chief, 3rd Section, Technical Division, Naval Aviation Command
1 Jul 1940 Commanding officer, Kamikawa-maru
15 Nov 1940 Commanding officer, Oita Naval Air Unit
1 Oct 1941 Commanding officer, Kashima Naval Air Unit
1 Nov 1942 Rear Admiral Commanding officer, Kasumigaura Naval Air Unit
20 Jan 1943 Commander, 24th Air Squadron
6 Feb 1944 Vice Admiral killed in action (50)