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Hokuchin Memorial Museum, Asahikawa

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Hokuchin Memorial Museum (北鎮記念館) is a history museum located in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan. The museum is a JGSDF Public Relations facility displaying as many as 2,500 items concerning the history of the Tondenhei Army, which developed Hokkaido, the 7th Division of the old Imperial Japanese Army, and the activities of the 2nd Division of today's JGSDF. Admission is free.
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  • Visited here with my husband and son (works and lives in Japan). We did not have enough Japanese to get the most out of this museum so a serving officer came to our aid. He practised his English on....  more »
  • My son and I visited this museum as we had a few hours in Asahikawa during our trip from Wakkanai to Hakodate. We took a taxi from the train station to the Gokoku Jimja Shrine across the road, and...  more »
  • The essential museum to learn about the Hokuchin (7th Division of Imperial Army, 2th Division of JGSDF) or Japan's defenders of the north. Free entry.
  • 旭川や北の防衛 歴史を知りたくて訪問しました。 自衛官の方が説明して頂けます。 こちらが30分でとお願いしたからなのですが 全ての展示を説明するには時間が足らず お話を聞くだけになってしまいました。 一時間にすればよかった。

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