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    Kawasaki 川崎市 Kanagawa Prefecture | Honshū Japan

Lat 35° 31′ 0″ N Long 139° 42′ 0″ E  Kawasaki is located in Kanagawa Prefecture in the Keihin Region inside the Kantō Region on Honshū in Japan. Also known as Kawasaki City. To the northeast is Tokyo and to the southwest is Yokohama. Today, Kawasaki is the ninth most populated city in Japan and one of the main cities forming the Greater Tokyo area and the Keihin Industrial area.

Wartime History
During the war, the Mitsubishi Oil Refinery and Hayama Petroleum Center were both located at Kawasaki. Much of Kawasaki's industrial infrastructure was destroyed by American bombings during 1945.

American missions against Kawasaki
April 3 - August 1, 1945

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019


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