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Prime Minister Mitsumasa Yonai and his cabinet, Tokyo, Japan, 16 Jan 1940

Caption     Prime Minister Mitsumasa Yonai and his cabinet, Tokyo, Japan, 16 Jan 1940 ww2dbase
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Photos on Same Day 16 Jan 1940
Photos at Same Place Tokyo, Japan
Added By C. Peter Chen
Licensing  This work originating in Japan is in the public domain. According to Article 23 of the 1899 Copyright Act of Japan and Article 2 of Supplemental Provisions of Copyright Act of 1970, a work is in the public domain if it was created or published before 1 Jan 1957.

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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
15 Apr 2016 06:12:34 AM

Front row, left to right:
Minister of Post and Telecommunication Masanori Katsu
Prime Minister Mitsumasa Yonai
Minister of Foreign Affairs Hachirō Arita
Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Toshio Shimada

Second row, left to right:
Minister of Home Affairs Hideo Kodama
Minister of Finance Yukio Sakurauchi
Minister of Navy Zengo Yoshida
Minister of Education Shizujiro Matsu'ura

Third row, left to right:
Minister of Justice Shotatsu Kimura
Minister of Commerce and Industry Ginjiro Fujiwara
Ministers of Army Shunroku Hata
Minister of Welfare Shigeru Yoshida

Fourth row, left to right:
Minister of Railways Tsuruhei Matsuno
Minister of Colonial Affairs Kuniaki Koiso

Rear row, left to right:
Director-General of the Legislation Bureau Hisatada Hirose
Chief Cabinet Secretary Sotaro Ishiwata

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