100 Patriotic Poems 084

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Title

100 Patriotic Poems 084

Description

This card reads:天皇の御楯となりて死なむ身の心は常に楽しくありけりSo light is the heartOf a warrior who can dieIn doing his partAs a shield of the Throne. Aye,There is no honour so high.English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Date

November 1942 or later.

Language

Japanese

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Creator

鈴木重胤
Suzuki Shigetane

Contributor

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

Item sets

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