100 Patriotic Poems 089

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Title

100 Patriotic Poems 089

Description

This card reads:大君の御楯となりて捨つる身と思へば軽き我が命かなOn the battle-fieldEvevn I can bravely dieAs a humble shieldOf the Throne. How can I sighThis slight life me to deny? 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

津田愛之助
Tsuda Ainosuke

Contributor

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

Item sets

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