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Denjirô Ôkôchi ...
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Commander Furukawa
Masao Shimizu ...
Commander Kashima
Eijirô Yanagi ...
Premier Admiral Mitsumasa Yonai
Minoru Takada ...
Prince Fumimaro Konoe
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Admiral Koshirô Oikawa
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Colonel A, staff officer of the army
Takamaru Sasaki ...
Chief of Staff, Combined Fleet
Bontarô Miake ...
Commander of the Task Force
Rentarô Mikuni ...
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Keiju Kobayashi ...
Staff Officer
Hajime Izu ...
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1st Lieutenant Tomonaga
Shin Ôtomo
Toranosuke Ogawa
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Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, a brilliant tactician, is a loyal subject of the emperor, despite his grave misgivings about leading Japan's navy into war with the United States. He opposes the attack on Pearl Harbor, but overruled, leads his forces to the best of his ability. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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21 October 1953 (Japan)  »

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Operation Kamikaze  »

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