| The War That Came Early |
POD: July 20, 1936;
Relevant POD: September 29, 1938
|Appearance(s):|| Hitler's War|
|Type of Appearance:||Direct POV|
|Affiliations:||Imperial Japanese Army|
Hideki Fujita was a Japanese soldier. His unit was part of the garrison of Manchukuo. In early 1938 they were stationed along the disputed border between Manchukuo and Mongolia. In the winter of 1938, he and his unit were transferred to Harbin. His regiment was part of the Japanese force that successfully advanced on the Trans-Siberian Railway and seized a section thus cutting off the parts of Siberia to the east from the rest of the USSR.