On May 29, the last of the Japanese forces suddenly attacked near Massacre Bay in one of the largest banzai charges of the Pacific campaign. The charge was led by Yamasaki himself, who was killed later that day, sword in hand, assaulting Engineer Hill. His attack penetrated American lines far enough to encounter shocked rear-echelon units of the American force.
On March American General Douglas MacArthur walked on Corregidor Island for the first time since he slipped off its shores under cover of darkne
Second Lieutenant Kiyoshi Satou were among the Japanese officers who participated in desperate attacks, including banzai charges, against Company K Marines on Guadalcanal. Mizuno was killed by a bullet that pierced his helmet.