OUTSTANDING Original WWII Japanese SOLDIER’S PERSONAL NATIONAL FLAG WITH KANJI Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified
Original WWII Japanese SOLDIER’S PERSONAL NATIONAL FLAG WITH KANJI Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Most Japanese troops during the second world war carried a personal flag. They had practical as well as patriotic uses, such as marking positions to keep them safe from friendly aircraft while advancing. One piece silk example is 68cm x 52cm. An approximately 22cm diameter red “Himaru” is screened to the center of the flag’s white field. We placed a helmet on the flag for size reference. Handwritten, in black, around the Himaru are numerous kanji characters. Also has an interesting musical notes drawn onto the flag! Shows the expected age and use. . both Tie-strings are intact and has period reinforcements. This flag was almost certainty taken from a KILLED IN ACTION Japanese Soldier, Japanese Soldiers rarely surrendered. In excellent condition and it’s very displayable with minor storage wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and is certified by The Gettysburg Museum Of History and comes with our Museum COA (certificate of authenticity). A rare piece of WWII history. DO NOT MISS THIS! One of the better ones we have seen, excellent condition!