First General Army (Japanese Army)

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First General Army (第一総軍 Daiichi Sogun)

Assignment

Commander-in-chief

no date of
appointment
rank name class previous job next job note
1 7 Apr 1945 Field Marshal Sugiyama Hajime 12th class, MA Minister of Army died 12 Sep 1945 committed suicide
2 14 Sep 1945 General Doihara Kenji 16th class, MA Military Councillor Military Councillor
23 Sep 1945 General Umezu Yoshijiro 15th class, MA Chief of General Staffs Chief of General Staffs acting
3 1 Oct 1945 General Kawabe Masakazu 19th class, MA CinC, Air General Army disbanded due to Japanese surrender

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