Keisuke Hijikata is a character from the Strike Witches anime and manga.
Keisuke is the right-hand man to Major Sakamoto. He belongs to the Yokosuka Naval District and holds the rank of Petty Officer in the Fuso Imperial Navy. He is usually seen escorting Sakamoto, but in the beginning of Season 2, he is seen acting as a liaison between Sakamoto, who is partially retired, and the Fuso Imperial Navy.
In the XP4 fics, Keisuke retired from the navy and became a member of the Heroes Coalitions as a trainee. He also attends the Vanguard Academy as a student.
In the AWA fics, Keisuke is a student at the AWA Academy.
Keisuke is a young man with short dark hair and dark eyes. He wears a white collared navy uniform, brown shorts, white socks and brown shoes.
Keisuke wears a white hooded cloak over a white furred coat, white top, black baggy pants tucked inside a dark military boots.
Keisuke is a loyal and a very supportive person.
Keisuke is good friends with Naoe Kanna and sees her as a younger sister. Though she gets annoyed whenever he treats her like a child. He is also a close friend to Viktor Vale.
Keisuke is a Blessed with an unnamed Gift that gives him the ability to turn into a Wolfman. In this form, he is extremely strong and vicious, able to tear anything a part with his claws and fangs. He can also eat anything in this form.
- Mio is shipped with her right-hand man Keisuke Hijikata, thanks in part by the side story Strike Witches - Cold Winter 1947.