Japanese Memorial Tablet


* Kaigun Joto Suihei

(Navy 2nd Class)

Nakamura Yasuo

(Man's Name)



Shewa Juhachi Nen (1943)

(1926  18th year)

Rokugatsu Jugo Nichi

(June 15th)


Found at the side of a Shinto shrine in Victoria Barracks, Hong Kong in 1945.

* Approximate translation

Vertically - read from top to bottom.

Navy Able Seaman
Nakamura Yasuo

(read in the Japanese way, surname and forename.  In the English style, it would be Yasuo Nakamura).