Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

Japanese Eighth Area Army

+ Save concept

The was a field army of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. [1]

20 relations: Allies of World War II, Bougainville Campaign, Chief of staff, Commanding officer, Eighteenth Army (Japan), Empire of Japan, Field army, Hitoshi Imamura, Imperial Japanese Army, Infantry, New Britain, New Guinea, New Guinea campaign, Rabaul, Seventeenth Army (Japan), Solomon Islands, Solomon Islands campaign, Southern Expeditionary Army Group, World War II, 38th Division (Imperial Japanese Army).

Allies of World War II

The Allies of World War II, called the United Nations from the 1 January 1942 declaration, were the countries that together opposed the Axis powers during the Second World War (1939–1945).

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Allies of World War II · See more »

Bougainville Campaign

The Bougainville Campaign was a series of land and naval battles of the Pacific campaign of World War II between Allied forces and the Empire of Japan.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Bougainville Campaign · See more »

Chief of staff

The title chief of staff (or head of staff) identifies the leader of a complex organization, institution, or body of persons and it also may identify a principal staff officer (PSO), who is the coordinator of the supporting staff or a primary aide-de-camp to an important individual, such as a president or a senior military officer.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Chief of staff · See more »

Commanding officer

The commanding officer (CO) or, if the incumbent is a general officer, commanding general (CG), is the officer in command of a military unit.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Commanding officer · See more »

Eighteenth Army (Japan)

The was a field army of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Eighteenth Army (Japan) · See more »

Empire of Japan

The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Empire of Japan · See more »

Field army

A field army (or numbered army or simply army) is a military formation in many armed forces, composed of two or more corps and may be subordinate to an army group.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Field army · See more »

Hitoshi Imamura

was a general who served in the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Hitoshi Imamura · See more »

Imperial Japanese Army

The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Imperial Japanese Army · See more »

Infantry

Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Infantry · See more »

New Britain

New Britain (Niu Briten) is the largest island in the Bismarck Archipelago (named after Otto von Bismarck) of Papua New Guinea.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and New Britain · See more »

New Guinea

New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and New Guinea · See more »

New Guinea campaign

The New Guinea campaign of the Pacific War lasted from January 1942 until the end of the war in August 1945.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and New Guinea campaign · See more »

Rabaul

Rabaul is a township in East New Britain province, on the island of New Britain, in the country of Papua New Guinea.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Rabaul · See more »

Seventeenth Army (Japan)

The was an army of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Seventeenth Army (Japan) · See more »

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands is a sovereign country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Solomon Islands · See more »

Solomon Islands campaign

The Solomon Islands campaign was a major campaign of the Pacific War of World War II.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Solomon Islands campaign · See more »

Southern Expeditionary Army Group

The was an army group of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and Southern Expeditionary Army Group · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and World War II · See more »

38th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)

The was an infantry division of the Imperial Japanese Army, activated 30 June 1939 in Nagoya, simultaneously with the 39th, 40th and 41st Divisions.

New!!: Japanese Eighth Area Army and 38th Division (Imperial Japanese Army) · See more »

Redirects here:

8th Area Army.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Eighth_Area_Army

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »