4th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)

The 4th Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment in the Imperial Japanese Army. The regiment was attached to the 2nd Division. The regiment was raised at Sendai on 14 May 1888. The regiment participated in the Second Sino-Japanese War and The Pacific War.

4th Infantry Regiment (Imperial Japanese Army)
Sendai City Museum of History and Folklore 20090910.JPG
Former barracks of the 4th Infantry Regiment, now used as a museum.
Active1871-1945
CountryJapan
AllegianceEmperor of Japan
BranchImperial Army of Japan
Typeinfantry
Part of2nd Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
Garrison/HQSendai
EngagementsSatsuma Rebellion

OrganizationEdit

  • 1st Battalion
  • 2nd Battalion
  • 3rd Battalion