Okuyama, Yoshiaki (1850 - 1912)

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Occupation, Status Military Officer
Birthplace(modern name) Ehime
Date of Birth and Death 1850 - July 1912
Pen name etc. Gisho

Description

Military officer. Born in Ehime. In 1872, he moved up to Tokyo to enter the army Kyododan (school for noncommissioned officers) and then the Army Toyama School. He went to the front during the Sino-Japanese War. In 1903, he became a colonel and in 1904 served in the Russo-Japanese War as logistics administrator of the Fourth Army. In 1906, he became a major general. After retirement, he devoted himself to the improvement of education in his home town.

Photo no.1

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Source:Kindai Meishi no Omokage vol.1
Call no.:419-34
Monochrome, 8.1×11.1 cm