Leave Katsuya name here.
After landing in Hangzhou Bay in November 1937, it became impossible to pull ammunition-laden dramas due to muddy roads and express forces.
Katsuya name was finally able to walk with Small Luggage’s troops.
It was a rugged field near Nanjing.
It was finally decided that Katsuya name would be there.
The setting sun was illuminating the field diagonally. Looking back at Katsuya name, standing against the dark blue sky and looking at me, I hurried to catch up with the troops.
Source: Miyakonojo City Museum of Art
※ The above sentence is written on the back of “Day of Parting in Nanjing” in the Miyakonojo City Museum of Art.
Katsuya name 1937 (Showa 12) recruitment
Owner Kiyonoshin Uemura 2-chome, Shimokawahara, Miyakonojo-shi
Masanao Sakamoto draws many pictures with the theme of Katsuya name.
The Miyakonojo City Museum of Art also has “Rainy Days” and “Creek Moon”.
Collection of The Memorial Hall of the Victims in Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders
Oil Painting, Canvas