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Isoroku Yamamoto

(1884—1943) Japanese admiral


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(1884–1943) Japan's greatest naval strategist in World War II, and the naval officer who conceived of the surprise attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor in 1941. He ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence — History.


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