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|||1 Nov 1941||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Takayanagi Gihachi]]||[[41st class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|41st class, NA]]||Assist Staff, [[Kure Naval District (Japanese Navy)|Kure District]]||Commanding officer, Yamato||Chief equipement officer
 
|||1 Nov 1941||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Takayanagi Gihachi]]||[[41st class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|41st class, NA]]||Assist Staff, [[Kure Naval District (Japanese Navy)|Kure District]]||Commanding officer, Yamato||Chief equipement officer
 
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|1||16 Dec 1941||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Takayanagi Ghachi]]||[[41st class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|41st class, NA]]||Chief equipment officer, Yamato||Att, [[Yokosuka Naval District (Japanese Navy)|Yokosuka District]]||1 May 1942 [[Rear Admiral (Japanese Navy)|Rear Admiral]]
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|1||16 Dec 1941||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Takayanagi Gihachi]]||[[41st class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|41st class, NA]]||Chief equipment officer, Yamato||Att, [[Yokosuka Naval District (Japanese Navy)|Yokosuka District]]||1 May 1942 [[Rear Admiral (Japanese Navy)|Rear Admiral]]
 
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|2||17 Dec 1942||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Matsuda Chiaki]]||[[44th class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|44th class, NA]]||Assist Staff, [[Combined Fleet (Japanese Navy)|Combined Fleet]]||Att, [[Naval General Staff (Japanese Navy)|Naval General Staff]]||1 Nov 1943 [[Rear Admiral (Japanese Navy)|Rear Admiral]]
 
|2||17 Dec 1942||[[Captain (Japanese Navy)|Captain]]||[[Matsuda Chiaki]]||[[44th class of Naval Academy (Japanese Navy)|44th class, NA]]||Assist Staff, [[Combined Fleet (Japanese Navy)|Combined Fleet]]||Att, [[Naval General Staff (Japanese Navy)|Naval General Staff]]||1 Nov 1943 [[Rear Admiral (Japanese Navy)|Rear Admiral]]

Revision as of 09:51, 17 July 2014

Yamato 大和 was a Japanese warship (Battleship). The first ship of Yamato class battleships.

History

  • Budget approved in FY1937 program.
  • 4 November 1937, Laid down at Kure Naval Yard.
  • 8 August 1940, Launched.
  • 16 December 1941, Completed and commissioned. classified as Battleship. registered to Kure Naval District.
  • 7 April 1945, Sunk by airborne attack at East China Sea. 30.22N,128.04E
  • 31 August 1945, Discarded.

Assignment

Commanding officer

no date of
appointment
rank name class previous job next job note
5 Sep 1941 Captain Miyazato Shutoku 40th class, NA Assist Staff, Kure District Att, Kure District Chief equipment officer
15 Oct 1941 Rear Admiral
1 Nov 1941 Captain Takayanagi Gihachi 41st class, NA Assist Staff, Kure District Commanding officer, Yamato Chief equipement officer
1 16 Dec 1941 Captain Takayanagi Gihachi 41st class, NA Chief equipment officer, Yamato Att, Yokosuka District 1 May 1942 Rear Admiral
2 17 Dec 1942 Captain Matsuda Chiaki 44th class, NA Assist Staff, Combined Fleet Att, Naval General Staff 1 Nov 1943 Rear Admiral
3 7 Sep 1943 Captain Ono Takeji 44th class, NA Assist Staff, Combined Fleet Att, Naval General Staff 1 Nov 1943 Rear Admiral
4 25 Jan 1944 Captain Morishita Nobuei 45th class, NA Commanding Officer, Haruna Chief of Staff, Second Fleet 15 Oct 1944 Rear Admiral
5 25 Nov 1944 Captain Aruga Kosaku 45th class, NA Assist Staff, Second Fleet KIA 7 Apr 1945 Sunk

reference