Lat 26° 13' 15N Long 127° 43' 3E Shuri is located in the center of the southern portion of Okinawa Island in Okinawa Prefecture in southern Japan. Located to the east of Naha. Also known as Shuri-ikehatacho, Syuri, Shui or Shuri.
Shuri Castle (Shuri-jo)
1-2 Kinjo-cho, Shuri, Naha-shi
Fortress built in 1429. During the battle, it was a Japanese command center, destroyed during the battle. Its capture was the turning point of the land battle. After the war, it was rebuilt after the war, it is a popular tourist attraction, open 9-6 daily.
Okinawa Prefecture Museum
Onaka-cho, Shuri, Naha-shi. First floor dedicated to the WWII
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February 4, 2018