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Updated: October 1, 2019
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This shrine was founded in year 2 of the Meiji era (1869). 2,466,000 spirits of those killed in battle from the end of the Edo era through the Pacific War are enshrined here. The museum on the grounds displays articles of those enshrined and related historical materials. There are also 500 cherry trees which attract many visitors. It is these cherry trees which the Meteorological Agency checks each year to report their forecast of cherry blossoms.
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