Imperial Japanese Navy Land Forces

Imperial Japanese Navy Land Forces
海軍陸戦隊
Kaigun-rikusen-tai
Naval Ensign of Japan.svg
The ensign of the Imperial Japanese Navy Land Forces
Active1937–1945
Country Empire of Japan
AllegianceEmperor of Japan
Branch Imperial Japanese Navy
TypeMarines
EngagementsSecond Sino-Japanese War, World War II

Imperial Japanese Navy Land Forces of World War II were ground combat units consisting of navy personnel organized for offensive operations and for the defense of Japanese naval facilities both overseas and in the Japanese home islands. It consisted of the following:

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