Interrogation Nav 83, Captain Nobuye Ukita

20 Nov 1945


UKITA, Nobuye, Captain, I.J.N. Nav. No. 83

UKITA served in the regular Navy for a period of 26 years. He was Gunnery Officer of the Kongo (BB) at the Battle of MIDWAY, GUADALCANAL, and the Battle of SANTA CRUZ in October 1942. He answered all questions willingly and thoroughly although sometimes referred to a personal note book. The information presented has been verified through other interrogations and official documents.

Gunnery Officer, KONGO (BB)  1941-1942
Personnel Officer, Naval Ministry TOKYO 1942-1945

Source: United States Strategic Bombing Survey (Pacific) Interrogation of Japanese Officials [OPNAV-P-03-100], courtesy of ibilio Hyperwar Project
Added By: C. Peter Chen

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