Tanabe Yahachi
 
Rank Class/Year Place of Birth Fate Date of Birth Notes
Cdr. 56/1928 Kagawa +29/04/1990 13/08/1905

Crew:RO-58=/11/1934-/11/1935;
Crew:RO-68=/11/1935-/12/1936;
Crew:RO-58=/03/1938-/06/1939;
Com.O:I-8=/06/1939-/11/1939;
CO:RO-59=15/10/1941-31/01/1942;
CO:I-168=31/01/1942-30/06/1942;
CEO:I-176=30/06/1942-04/08/1942;
CO:I-176=04/08/1942-20/03/1943;

/11/1939-/07/1941=Staff Off; Sub.Ron 2; (Communication);

19/03/1943=Wounded US.A/C.MG Bullet;

15/11/1934=Lt.
15/11/1940=Lt.Cdr.
01/05/1944=Cdr.


Sorties Ships Attacked

[I-168]
15/04/1942Kure- l/04/1942Kure=e.Japan(Repairs);
23/05/1942Kure-19/06/1942Yokosuka=Midway;
19/06/1942Yokosuka-19/06/1942Kure=Transit
25/06/1942Kure-Sasebo=Transit;(Repairs);
[I-176]
10/09/1942Japan-16/09/1942Truk=Transit;
18/09/1942Truk- l/09/1942Rabaul=Solomons-s.SanCristobal;
05/10/1942Rabaul-29/10/1942Truk=Solomons,IndispensableReef(Repairs);
20/11/1942Truk-12/12/1942Rabaul=e.SanCristobal;
14/12/1942Rabaul-20/12/1942Rabaul=Buna(Supply16t);
21/12/1942Rabaul-24/12/1942Truk=Transit;
14/01/1943Truk-17/02/1943Truk=Guadalcanal(Supply t)-Rennel Is.,Solomons;
26/02/1943Truk-05/03/1943Truk=Lae(Supply);
12/03/1943Truk-16/03/1943Rabaul=Transit;
16/03/1943Rabaul-22/03/1943Rabaul=Lae(Supply t)(Repairs);

Sorties=9

[I-168]
07/06/1942sunk.US.CV.Yorktown;19875t;nMidway;30*36'N;176*34'W;
07/06/1942sunk.US.DD.Hamman;1764t;nMidway;30*36'N;176*34'W;
[I-176]
19/10/1942dam.US.CA.Chester;9200t;Solomons;13*31'S;163*17'E;

M/S Sunk =0
M/S Damaged =0
W/S Sunk =02@021639t
W/S Damaged =01@009200t
Total Sunk =02@021639t
Total Damaged =01@009200t
Total =03@030839t


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