Japanese destroyer Tanikaze

"Tanikaze" in Sibutu Passage near Tawitawi, 90 miles (170 km) southwest of Basilan (coord|05|42|N|120|41|E).

Commanding Officers

* Cmdr. Motoi Katsumi - 25 April 1941 - 15 January 1943 (KIA)
* NO C.O. ASSIGNED - 15 January 1943 - 25 January 1943
* Cmdr. Kiyoshi Tomura - 25 January 1943 - 25 April 1943
* Cmdr. Shinichirou Maeda - 25 April 1943 - 8 November 1943
* Lt. Cmdr. / Capt.* Shunsaku Ikeda - 8 November 1943 - 9 June 1944 (Died of Wounds; posthumous double promotion to Captain.)

See also

* List of World War II ships
* List of ships of the Japanese Navy

External links

* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/kagero_c.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Kagero"-class destroyers]
* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/tanika_t.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Tanikaze" history]


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