Ito, Seiichi

Date of birth:
July 26th, 1890 (Miyama, Fukuoka, Japan)
Date of death:
April 7th, 1945 (north of Okinawa, Japan)
Buried on:
Yasukuni War Shrine
Japanese (1868-present, Empire)


Vice admiral Seiichi Ito was the commander of the 2nd Fleet. He was killed after his flag ship Yamato was sunk on 7 April 1945. Seiichi was posthumously promoted to admiral.

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1937 China Incident Medal
Badge for Graduates of Naval Staff College


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