Kusaba Sueyoshi

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Peter H
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Kusaba Sueyoshi

Post by Peter H » 05 Jan 2009 04:05

Has anyone any details on this Major-General?

The man who brought us the Fu-Go Project...balloons across America.
http://www.generals.dk/general/Kusaba/S ... Japan.html

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Re: Kusaba Sueyoshi

Post by Akira Takizawa » 05 Jan 2009 06:08

Peter H wrote:Has anyone any details on this Major-General?
He is engineer general.
http://www.purunus.com/index.php/%E8%8D ... 3%E5%96%9C

It is not sure whether his first name is read Sueki or Sueyoshi. It is the same person.
http://www.generals.dk/general/Kusaba/Sueki/Japan.html

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Re: Kusaba Sueyoshi

Post by Peter H » 05 Jan 2009 08:17

Thanks Taki

Here's the translation:

Major general
9th Army technical laboratory staff member
1899 December 16th - 1963 May 5th

His older brother was Kusaba Tatsumi: http://www.generals.dk/general/Kusaba/T ... Japan.html

Went to West Point!
1920 May 26th West Point graduation
1920 December 26th Second Lieutenant army engineer engineer 15th battalion
1923 December Lieutenant Junior Grade army engineer
1923 December 25th Army gun engineering school high course graduation
1924 April Tokyo empire university reason department Department of Physics entrance (student outside army dispatch member)
1927 March Tokyo empire university reason department Department of Physics graduation
1928 April Army scientific laboratory staff member
1929 August Captain army engineer
1934 November The German residence
1935 August Major army engineer
1937 January Army scientific laboratory staff member
1938 March Lieutenant Colonel army engineer
1939 February Headquarters, Department of the Army Bureau of Naval Weapons section member
1940 August 27th Regimental Commander Colonel army engineer independent engineer
1942 August Army technical headquarters technical laboratory staff member
1942 October 15th 9th army technical laboratory staff member (1st course length)
1944 August 1st Major general
1945 September Army weapon administrative headquarters
1945 December Reserve duty

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Re: Kusaba Sueyoshi

Post by UncleBourbon » 23 Mar 2020 07:07

He was also behind the Ku-Go project; the Japanese death ray.
https://www.warhistoryonline.com/instan ... eapon.html

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