TracesOfWar needs your help! Every euro, pound or dollar you contribute greatly supports the continuation of this website. Go to stiwot.nl and donate!

Iwabuchi, Sanji

Date of birth:
March 2nd, 1895 (Sanjō/Niigata, Japan)
Date of death:
February 26th, 1945 (Intramuros/Manila, Philippines)
Buried on:
Yasukuni War Shrine
Nationality:
Japanese (1868-1945, Empire)

Biography

Rear admiral and war criminal Sanji Iwabuchi committed suicide during the Battle of Manilla in 1945. He was posthumously promoted to vice admiral.

Do you have more information about this person? Inform us!

Sources