List of IJA Mixed Brigades
The Japanese Imperial Army had divisional Mixed Brigades, which were the detachment of a brigade from an IJA Infantry Division with various Divisional support units or units attached from its Corps or...
Guards Mixed Brigade
In September 1939 the 1st Guards Brigade of the Japanese Imperial Guards Division was split off and transferred to South China to became known as the Guards Mixed Brigade. It took with it the 1st and ...
First Carrier Division
The First Carrier Division (第一航空戦隊, Dai Ichi Kōkū sentai, often abbreviated as 一航戦 Ikkō-sen) was an aircraft carrier unit of the Imperial Japanese Navy's First Air Fleet. At the beginning of ...
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79th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 79th Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 40th Infantry Brigade of the 20th Division. The regiment participated during the Sec...
79th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army) - Wikipedia
2nd Tank Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 2nd Tank Division (戦車第2師団, Sensha Dai-ni Shidan), was one of four armored divisions of the Imperial Japanese Army in World War II.
The 2nd Tank Division was raised in Manchukuo on June...
2nd Tank Division (Imperial Japanese Army) - Wikipedia
IJA 1st Cavalry Brigade
The 1st Cavalry Brigade of the Imperial Japanese Army originally formed November 3, 1901. It was assigned to Kwantung Army in April 1933 as part of the IJA Cavalry Group. It was then assigned with the...
IJA 1st Cavalry Brigade - Wikipedia
24th Mixed Brigade (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 24th Mixed Brigade was sent by the 12th Division from Japan to the Battle of Shanghai in 1932.
List of IJA Independent Infantry Brigades
The Japanese Imperial Army had Independent Infantry Brigades, which were formed as garrison units mostly in China late in World War II. List of Japanese Imperial Army Independent Infantry Brigades
List of IJA Independent Infantry Brigades - Wikipedia
Hoankyoku
The Hoankyoku (Chinese and Japanese: 保安局; pinyin: Bǎo'ānjú; Wade–Giles : Pao-an-chü; Hiragana: ほあんきょく) was an intelligence agency established in the State of Manchuria.<...
IJA 4th Cavalry Brigade
The 4th Cavalry Brigade of the Imperial Japanese Army was originally formed April 1, 1909. It was assigned to Kwantung Army in April 1933 as part of the IJA Cavalry Group. It was then assigned with th...
IJA 4th Cavalry Brigade - Wikipedia
115th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 115th Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 127th Infantry Brigade of the 114th Division and participated during the Second Sin...
33rd Mixed Brigade (Imperial Japanese Army)
The Japanese 33rd Mixed Brigade was a detachment of the Imperial Japanese Army 10th Division commanded by Major Gen. Nakamura in the Battle of Rehe in the battle along the Great Wall in 1933.
80th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 80th Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 40th Infantry Brigade of the 20th Division. The regiment participated during the Sec...
South Seas Detachment
The South Seas Detachment of the Imperial Japanese Army was a brigade-size force formed in 1941 to be the army unit used in the Japanese seizure of the South Pacific island groups of Wake, Guam and th...
38th Independent Mixed Brigade (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 38th Independent Mixed Brigade was an infantry brigade in the Imperial Japanese Army. Formed in June 1944 attached to the 17th Army under the command of Major General Kesao Kijima. The brigade fou...
3rd Tank Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 3rd Tank Division (戦車第3師団, Sensha Dai-san Shidan), was one of four armored divisions of the Imperial Japanese Army in World War II.
The 3rd Tank Division was raised in Mengjiang on Jun...
3rd Tank Division (Imperial Japanese Army) - Wikipedia
Yasuoka Detachment
Yasuoka Detachment or Yasuoka Task Force, was an armored Japanese Imperial Army unit in 1939. It was commanded by Lt. General Yasuoka Masaomi, composed of 3rd Armored Regiment and 4th Armored Regimen...
Yasuoka Detachment - Wikipedia
IJA Cavalry Group
The Cavalry Group of the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) was formed on April 21, 1933, consisting of the IJA 1st Cavalry Brigade and IJA 4th Cavalry Brigade. It was originally assigned to the Kwantung Ar...
IJA Cavalry Group - Wikipedia
23rd Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 23rd Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 6th Infantry Brigade of the 6th Division and participated during the Second Sino-Ja...
23rd Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army) - Wikipedia
13th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 13th Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 6th Infantry Brigade of the 6th Division and participated during the Second Sino-Jap...
13th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army) - Wikipedia
Giretsu Kuteitai
Giretsu (義烈空挺隊, Giretsu Kūteitai) was an airlifted special forces unit of the Imperial Japanese Army formed from Army paratroopers, in November 1944 as a last-ditch attempt to reduce and delay...
Giretsu Kuteitai - Wikipedia
List of Japanese Mixed Brigades
The Japanese Imperial Army had two types of Mixed Brigades.First type was the Mixed Brigade. This was the detachment of an infantry brigade from an IJA Infantry Division with various Divisional suppor...