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Circa 1941 - Jiro Minami (1874-1955) was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and Governor-General of Korea between 1936 and 1942. His tenure in Korea was marked by a more hard-line approach than his predecessors. In addition, Minami outlawed most of the Korean language newspapers, and strongly pushed for the soshi-kamei policy. After World War II, He was arrested by the American Occupation authorities and brought before the International Military Tribunal for the Far East.  (Photo by Kingendai Photo Library/AFLO)

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Imperial Japanese Army general Jiro Minami (1874-1955)

Circa 1941 - Jiro Minami (1874-1955) was a general in the Imperial Japanese Army and Governor-General of Korea between 1936 and 1942. His tenure in Korea was marked by a more hard-line approach than his predecessors. In addition, Minami outlawed most of the Korean language newspapers, and strongly pushed for the soshi-kamei policy. After World War II, He was arrested by the American Occupation authorities and brought before the International Military Tribunal for the Far East. (Photo by...
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Filename: jmqa001584.jpg
From gallery: World War II
Photographer: Kingendai/AFLO
Source: AFLO
Date 1 Jan 1941
Location: Japan
Credit: Kingendai/AFLO
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Restrictions: JAPAN OUT, NO THIRD PARTY SALES
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