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Was Admiral Yamamoto the leader of Japan during World War 2?

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02/07/2009

yes he was the commander and chief of Japan No. The above answer is misinformed. Yamamoto commanded the Japanese Navy. Hirohito was the Emperor, although he was a figurehead, and Tojo held most of the power. And the term is commander-in-chief, not commander and chief.