Tōgō Heihachirō

Japanese admiral of the fleet (1848–1934)

Tōgō Heihachirō (Japanese:東郷 平八郎, 27 January 1848 – 30 May 1934)[1][2] was an admiral of the fleet in the Imperial Japanese Navy, he is well-known as one of the Japanese Navy Heroes.[3][4][5]

Marquis
Tōgō Heihachirō
Marshal-Admiral The Marquis Tōgō Heihachirō
Born(1848-01-27)27 January 1848
Kagoshima, Satsuma Domain
Died30 May 1934(1934-05-30) (aged 86)
Tokyo, Japan
Allegiance Empire of Japan
Service/branch Imperial Japanese Navy
Years of service1863–1913
RankImperial Japan-Navy-OF-9-collar.svg 元帥徽章.svg Marshal Admiral
Commands heldCommander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet

ReferencesEdit

  1. Lloyd, Arthur. "Togo's Birth and Early Education". The Life of Admiral Togo. AllWorldWars.com. Retrieved 15 December 2019.
  2. Heihachiro Togo. Encyclopedia.com.
  3. "Tōgō Heihachirō | Japanese admiral". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 2021-09-26.
  4. "Togo, Heihachiro | Portraits of Modern Japanese Historical Figures". www.ndl.go.jp. Retrieved 2021-09-26.
  5. "Tōgō Heihachirō". Military Wiki. Retrieved 2021-09-26.