100 Patriotic Poems 096

Dublin Core

Title

100 Patriotic Poems 096

Description

This card reads:
大君の
御旗の下に
死してこそ
人と生まれし
甲斐はありけれ

How glorious it is
Under the royal banner
To perish! What bliss
To die in such a manner!
Oh, 'tis the height of honour.

English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Creator

田中河内介
Tanaka Kawachinosuke

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Date

November 1942 or later.

Contributor

Michaela Kelly https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6417-6860
Rika Kamiyasu

Language

Japanese

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Files

lc-spcol-gc-03-0096.jpg

Citation

田中河内介 Tanaka Kawachinosuke, “100 Patriotic Poems 096,” Pacific War Karuta Collection, accessed December 6, 2019, https://exhibits.lafayette.edu/karuta/items/show/369.