- Japanese destroyer Wakatsuki
"Wakatsuki" was a "Akizuki"-class
destroyerof the Imperial Japanese Navy. Her name means "(another name of) Crescent".
"Wakatsuki" participated in rescuing sailors from two of the aircraft carriers that participated in the attack on Pearl Harbor: ).
* Chief Equipping Officer - Cmdr. Yasuatsu Suzuki - 1 May 1943 - 31 May 1943
* Cmdr. / Capt. / RADM* Yasuatsu Suzuki - 31 May 1943 - 11 November 1944 (KIA; promoted to Captain on 1 May 1944; posthumous promotion to Rear Admiral.)
List of World War II ships
* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/akizuk_c.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Akizuki"-class destroyers]
* [http://www.combinedfleet.com/wakats_t.htm CombinedFleet.com: "Wakatsuki" history]
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