“Undeterred by death threats, Yamamoto continued to defy the regime. It was only his popularity with the navy and the admiration of the emperor that likely saved him.” IT WAS JUST before 3 a.m. on Hashira Island, Japan when a…Read more →

via Isoroku Yamamoto — 10 Fascinating Facts About Japan’s Most Famous Admiral — MilitaryHistoryNow.com

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