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Captured Japanese war banner
Description: Japanese writing in black ink and embroidery cover this white silk banner which was captured during World War II. It was the personal flag of a Japanese soldier. It's colors are red, white and black with a rising sun. This silk flag measures 47 by 64.8. Henry P. Kosling of Cleveland, Ohio, donated this flag in 1945. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: H49123_001
Subjects: Ceremonial artifact; Communication artifact; Military flags; Flags--World War 1939-1945; Textile--silk; World War II--Pacific;
Places: Captured Japanese war banner