Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Fleet Admiral Count It Sukeyuki (also known as It Yuk ) (20 May 1843 16 January 1914) was a career officer and admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy in Meiji-period Japan.Born in what is now part of Kagoshima city as the son of a samurai of the Satsuma Domain, It studied naval engineering and gunnery at the Kobe Naval Training Center together with Sakamoto Ry ma and Mutsu Munemitsu. He participated in the Anglo-Satsuma War as a member of the Satsuma domain's navy. Before the Boshin War, Itoh had already relocated to Edo and had placed his naval skills at the service of the forces striving to overthrow the Tokugawa Shogunate. He escaped from the burning of the Satsuma Domain residence in Edo and subsequently fought in many of the naval engagements of the Boshin War.