A katana signed Kuniyasu. It became Jûyô Bunkasai on July 6th, 1944, and is 2 shaku 2 sun, 8 bu long – 79.1 cm. This blade was submitted to the Yatsushiro Police of Kumamoto Prefecture on October 22nd, 1945, and then it went to the Occupying Forces. The Regimental Commander was Colonel Mc Farland. Lieutenant Colonel Rink, and Major Sobel were also attached to this operation. This was the same Military Command, that the previously mentioned Yasutsugu, Tadayoshi, mu-mei Aoe, Motoshige, and Sukesada went to. This blade JB set # is 898, and it’s Yamanaka JB # is 23.

The missing Jûyô Bunkasai katana signed Kuniyasu

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