IJN losses 23 December 1941 Wake Island

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IJN losses 23 December 1941 Wake Island

Post by LAstryAGAIN » 08 Oct 2023 00:28

What were the offical Japanese casualites during the capture of Wake Island 23 December 1941?
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Airmen
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I ve seen two defferance estimates of 250 killed/ wounded to 144 Killed

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Re: IJN losses 23 December 1941 Wake Island

Post by Akira Takizawa » 08 Oct 2023 04:00

According to Senshi Sosho, 127 men killed and 97 men wounded. Details are as following table.

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Re: IJN losses 23 December 1941 Wake Island

Post by LAstryAGAIN » 08 Oct 2023 13:57

tHANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR REPLYING....ONLY HOW DOES RECORD TRANSLATE? (cANT READ jAPANESE WRITTING )

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Re: IJN losses 23 December 1941 Wake Island

Post by Akira Takizawa » 09 Oct 2023 02:16

I tried to translate it by Google. But, it did not go well. So, I translate it.

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Total | Reinforce unit | Yokohama Air Unit | Chitose Air Unit | Cover Unit | Mutsuki | Yubari | Patrol boat No. 32 | Itaya Company | Takano Company | Uchida Company | Unit names

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Officer killed
Private killed
Total killed
Officer wounded
Private wounded
Total wounded
Total

I cannot go so far as to translate numbers in Kanji. Read them by the following instruction. They are written in characters 〇 to 九.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_numerals

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