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Shogitai Memorial

  • Ueno 2-chome Map It
  • Ueno
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Published 12/10/2015

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Time seems to heal wounds quickly in Japan. Only six years after the Shogitai had destroyed most of Ueno Hill in 1868, the Meiji government permitted Tokugawa loyalists to be honored with a gravestone, erected on the spot where their bodies had been cremated.

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Ueno 2-chome, Taitō-ku, Tokyo, 110-0007, Japan

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Published 12/10/2015


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