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    Chiran 知覧町 Kagoshima Prefecture | Kyūshū Japan
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Tom Burchill 1999

Location
Chiran is located in Kagoshima Prefecture on Kyūshū.

Mount Kaimondake
Kaimondake is significant in Kamikaze history as the pilots circled this mountain as a final farewell to Japan as they headed for Okinawa.

Chiran-cho

Chiran Airfield
Southern most airfield on the Japanese mainland

Peace Museum For Kamikaze Pilots
Located across Kagoshima bay, it has a collection of several aircraft and displays.

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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