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  • Title: Rikugun records
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1946
    Collection Number: 2007C52
    Creator: Japan. Rikugun.
    Collection Size: 52 oversize boxes (31 linear feet)
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: In Japanese.
    Abstract: Surveys of buildings and other property in China.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Japan Rikugun records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2007.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Rikugun Records consists of documents prepared by the Headquarters of the Post-War Demobilization of the Japanese Armies Dispatched to China during 1944-1946. The materials, arranged by field army name, include checklists, surveys, maps and records of buildings and other cultural properties seized by the Japanese Imperial Army.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japan--Armed Forces--China.